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Mette Jacobsen Betters Her Own European Record

Jun 3, 2000  - Franck B. Jensen

The danish starswimmer Mette Jacobsen bettered her own European Record (short course) in the 200 m butterfly at the Danish International Swim Cup (DISC) in Esbjerg, Denmark (25 m). Her time today (June 3) was 2:06.50 bettering the old short course record from last years World Championships in Hong Kong (2:06.52). Yesterday she won the 100 fly in her best time this season: 59.09.

The meet in Esbjerg is a fantastic performance by the organizers, West Swim Esbjerg. 1700 swimmers take part with heats taking place in 3 different swimming pools. All swimmers then come together for the finals in the central swimming center of Esbjerg.