On the 6th of the 4th day of the Japan Championships in Athletics, which will be the representative selection of the Tokyo Olympics, a men's 200m butterfly will be held, and whether Japanese record holder Daiya Seto will be appointed as the third representative It will be noticed.
The Japan Championships in Swimming, which is held at the Tokyo Aquatics Center in Koto Ward, Tokyo, will be nominated as a representative of the individual event of the Tokyo Olympics if it breaks the standard dispatch record in the final and finishes in 2nd place.
On the 4th day, the finals of the 4th event will be held for both men and women.
In the men's 200m butterfly, Seto, who is a silver medalist of the adult world championship and holds a Japanese record, advanced to the final in 2nd place overall.
The overall leader was the growing 19-year-old Honda Akira, who won the Japan Championship last December for the first time.
Seto, who has already been nominated as a representative in the second individual medley, won the men's 400-meter individual medley on the first day of the tournament, but he says that he is only 70% back.
After the semi-final race on the 5th, he tightened his mind, saying, "There is also the pride of the Japanese record holder. If you don't win here, you won't win in the world."
In addition, the women's 200-meter individual medley final is expected to be a fierce competition over the two national teams, centered on Yui Ohashi, who is aiming to break his own Japanese record.
NHK will broadcast the final race that the Olympic representative will decide.