Three-time Olympic gold medallist Kaylee McKeown has broken the women’s 200 metres backstroke world record at the NSW State Championships in Sydney. 

McKeown swam a time of 2 minutes and 3.14 seconds on Friday night, dipping under the previous mark of 2:03.35 held by Regan Smith of the United States.

The Queenslander also holds the women’s 100m backstroke world record.

More to come.

Posted 8m ago8 minutes agoFri 10 Mar 2023 at 9:21am