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Swimming - 20. February 2008.

Incredible triple for Natalia Pankina (RUS)

On Saturday, February 16, during the Argentinean race at La Patagones-Viedma, a 15km event and the third race of the 2008 series of the 2nd FINA Open Water Swimming Grand Prix (former FINA Marathon Swimming World Cup), the Russian Natalia Pankina, in the women’s race, obtained her third 2008 victory, which is also the third in a row for the current Grand Prix Series.


Medallists in Viedma
Women – 1. Natalia Pankina (RUS) 2h44m22s; 2. Annegret Braun (GER) 2h46m35s; 3. Marianela Mendoza (ARG) 3h00m36s



GENERAL STANDING AFTER THREE RACES
WOMEN
1. Natalia Pankina (RUS) 45 pts; 2. Esther Nunez (ESP) 18 pts; 3. Alessandra Romiti (ITA) and Laura La Piana (ITA) 14 pts




THE 2008 FINA OPEN WATER SWIMMING GRAND PRIX (GP) in few lines
Dates & Sites
(1) Race GP No 1 - February 3, 2008 - Maraton Acuatica Rio Coronda in Santa Fe (ARG), 57km
(2) Race GP No 2 - February 9, 2008 - Rosario (ARG), 15km
(3) Race GP No 3 - February 16, 2008 - Viedma (ARG), 15km

(4) Race GP No 4 - July 6, 2008 - Marathon del Golfo Capri-Napoli (ITA), 36km
(5) Race GP No 5 - July 13, 2008 - Sabac Swim Marathon (SRB), 19 km
(6) Race GP No 6 - July 19, 2008- Ohrid Lake Swim Marathon (MKD), 30km
(7) Race GP No 7 - July 26, 2008 - Traversée Internationale du Lac St. Jean, Roberval (CAN), 32km
(8) Race GP No 8 - August 2, 2008 - Traversée Internationale du Lac Magog (CAN), 34km
(9) Race GP No 9 – September 28, 2008 - XVII Sumidero Canyon Swimming Marathon in Chiapas (MEX), 15km



2008 WOMEN’S PODIUMS
(1) 1. Natalia Pankina (RUS); 2. Edith Van Dijk (NED); 3. Laura La Piana (ITA)
(2) 1. Natalia Pankina (RUS); 2. Esther Nuñez (ESP); 3. Alessandra Romiti (ITA)
(3) 1. Natatlia Pankina (RUS); 2. Annegret Braun (GER); 3. Marianela Mendoza (ARG)
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