(CRHoy.com) With a time of 2:04:56, Beatriz Padrón made her best mark in the 200-meter freestyle.
Although the national swimmer failed to advance to the semifinals of the Olympic Games she was satisfied with the result achieved.
“The goal is always to improve, for that reason I managed to improve my times. The other objective was to be first in the Central American ranking, which was also achieved ”, said the 18-year-old athlete from Costa Rica.
“The truth is that I am very happy. It was a very good result “He added about the improvement in his brand.
Padrón also confessed that she felt nervous and under pressure when facing such an important event.
“I was very nervous, I know that there is part of the test that I can improve, it is my first time in an OlympiadHe commented.
The Costa Rican swimmer was second in heat 1, which took place this Monday at 4 am (Costa Rican time) at the Tokio Acuatic Center.