April 14, 2024

The Spanish inventive swimming workforce completed in fourth place within the last of the Free Crew routine on the World Championship in Fukuoka (Japan), narrowly lacking out on a medal and unable to repeat the rostrum that they stepped on with gold within the Technical Crew routine.

China fulfilled the forecasts and took the gold, with Japan in second place and Ukraine in third. However solely 6.5894 factors separated the Spanish, fourth, from that third place and from with the ability to add a seventh medal to the medal desk, after the six medals gained by the inventive workforce in Fukuoka.

Once more, the ‘base mark’ had been key. Spain’s efficiency had as much as three penalties on this last, even though Mayu Fujiki and the remainder of the teaching employees had been glad as quickly because the workforce completed their Aladdin story.

The Disney movie, now a trendy musical in Madrid, served as inspiration however on this last the workforce of Spanish ‘mermaids’ was left with out magic and with out needs to satisfy. For little or no there was no medal and, with out so many ‘base mark’, the story would have been very completely different.

Although the Spanish had been in second place, solely behind China, which might finally be champions, they had been lastly surpassed by Japan and Ukraine. And that they solely dedicated unfavourable 1.5 factors in timing errors and had inventive impression.

In a really tough train however removed from the entire issue of the routines of the powers that gained the medals, Spain paid dearly for these ‘base mark’ errors and was unable to revalidate the second place achieved within the preliminary spherical. From second to fourth, and if that they had maintained the earlier rating they’d have been bronze.