Evgeny Sedov

Evgeny Vadimovich Sedov (Russian: Евгений Вадимович Седов; born 29 January 1996[2]) is a Russian competitive swimmer. Sedov and his teammates won the gold medal in the 4×50 m freestyle relay at the 2014 short course world championships in Doha,[3] breaking the world record. Together with his teammates, he also broke the 4×50 meter medley relay world record in the heats, but this record was broken in the final by Brazil. He is the current junior world record holder in the 50 meter butterfly (long course).[4]

Evgeny Sedov
Personal information
National team Russia
Born (1996-01-29) January 29, 1996[1]
StrokesFreestyle, Butterfly

At the 2015 European Short Course Championships Sedov won his first international senior medal in an individual event, winning the gold medal in the 50 meter freestyle, 0.05 ahead of Marco Orsi of Italy.[5]


  1. "Start List Men's 4x50 Meter Freestyle Relay". Omega Timing. Retrieved 2015-08-22.
  2. "Russian Evgeny Sedov almost the 1st swimmer to hold World Junior Record". Swimvortex. Retrieved 2015-08-22.
  3. "Men's 4x50 Meter Freestyle Relay Results". Omega Timing. Retrieved 2015-08-22.
  4. "Evgeny Sedov Sets 50 Fly World Junior Record to Kick Off Russian Nationals". Swimming World Magazine. Retrieved 2015-08-22.
  5. Lord, Craig (December 4, 2015). "Laszlo Cseh Thirsty In His Thirties: 1:51.36 Euro Mark Takes 200IM Gold In 3rd Best Ever". Swimvortex. Archived from the original on December 7, 2015. Retrieved December 5, 2015.

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