The Spanish swimmer Ona Carbonell he managed today the pass for the final of only technician of the Gwangju World Swimming (South Korea) to finish with the second best score in the preliminary round.
Carbonell achieved a record of 91.8259 points, only behind the Russian Svetlana Kolesnichenko, current world champion of this discipline, who obtained a score of 94.1126.
The swimmer born in Barcelona in 1990 and Olympic medalist will be among the twelve athletes who will compete on Saturday in the Gwangju World Cup final.
Carbonell, who is also captain of the Spanish artistic swimming team trained by Mayu Fujiki, he aspires to repeat the success of the Budapest World Cup, in which he won a silver medal in a single technician.
The athlete added that she will review the video of her performance to see what can be corrected before the end of this Saturday, but for the moment, she feels "proud of having contributed something more to the sport".
"I think you liked it, I'm satisfied. They are many years in sports and it makes me grow as an athlete not only to seek improvement in water, but to try to risk, do new things and contribute something different to the sport ", added
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