University of Debrecen student on top of world ranking list

Local News Sport

Éva Risztov became first on the world ranking list at the National Swimming Championship held in Debrecen, on 29 March – 1 April.

On the final day of the sport event, she won the 1500 m freestyle with a Hungarian record, beating her own record of 16 min 13 seconds she set last year. With her new 16:12.95 time result she jumped to the front of the world ranking list, too.

“I didn’t plan to set a new record but I “had to” since Mr. Misi Orendi (managing director of the Debrecen Sport Center) had announced it at a press conference earlier that day. “ – she said to the official website of MÚSZ (“Hungarian Swimming Association”).

Besides having excellent sport results, the athlete of the Debrecen Sport Center is a third-year full time student at the Faculty of Law of the University of Debrecen. Congratulations to her!

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