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European Open Water Swimming Championships – Hoorn Team Event Flash quotes

Team Event 5km (time-trial)


Gold: Italy (Rachele Bruni, Simone Ruffini, Federico Vanelli) – 55:59.3 min

Simone Ruffini: “Of course, with Rachele Bruni in our team we are very strong. She was the key for our victory today. We only had to maintain the focus and the pace and she followed us.”

Silver: Germany (Finnia Wunram, Andreas Waschburger, Rob Muffels) – 56:37.0 min

Andreas Waschburger: “Italy was very strong today, so a silver medal was the best what we could get here. Our woman, Finnia Wunram did a very good job today after her 5km event yesterday and gave all she could.”

Bronze: Hungary (Eva Risztov, Mark Papp, Daniel Szekelyi) – 56:42.6 min

Daniel Szekelyi: “Of course, we are very satisfied with the medal, our first ever in the team event. The cold water caused the biggest problem for us but it’s a great feeling after all.”