Duncan competed at the British Championships in Sheffield
Whilst most swimmers were in the water, Duncan was signing autographs for swimming fans.
The following day he started with 200 Fly – great PB and a bronze podium position 1.57.50
The following evening was the 100 freestyle, the event he was fifth in at the Rio Olympics. He swam his own race. Finished with his slot for the world championships as he made the selection time with 47.90. The first British swimmer under 48. His swim ranks him no 1 in the world this year. Outstanding. He was delighted to be sharing the podium with two fellow scots.
The footage is well worth a watch
Friday evening was the 100 Fly. Again another PB with 52.91
Saturday night in the 200IM he started in an outside lane but still secured a podium slot with his PB of 1.58.44. There was 34/100 of a second separating first, second and third.
Sunday finished the championships with the 200 Free Duncan led so much of the race and was beaten by James Guy in the final 10metres. Their times were great, so much so that they are now ranked third and fourth in the world, for now. Jimmy finished in 1.45.55 and Duncan 1.45.80.
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