London (LEN) – Since the inaugural synchro Europeans held in 1974 in Amsterdam, London witnessed the 200th medal awarded in this discipline. It went to the Ukrainians for their second place in the team technical routine.
The Russians are looking for their 50th European title here. They began their golden quest in Bonn 1989 when Khristina Falsinidi won the solo event under the Soviet Union’s flag. As the leading nation have entered all nine events in London, they are on a good way to celebrate this golden jubilee – the 50th European title is “scheduled’ to be clinched in the Mixed Duet Technical Final on Friday.