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European Long Course Swimming Championships "Eindhoven 2008"
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 Eindhoven, Netherlands, March 18 - 24, 2008

This page follows all activities of the participants of Serbia at the 2008 European LC Swim Championships


March  23, 2008......................................................................................................................
Mladen Tepavcevic lost 50 Breast Euro Final...

Day - 6 
 The results of the SRB competitors
 Official Results - Day-6

Morning Heats...
 Competitor  Event  Entered time  Result  Qualify Rank 
 Mladen Tepavcevic (1977)  50 m Breast Men  (swim-off)  0:28.45  stays 9th in Europe
 Radovan Siljevski (1986)  50 m Free Men  0:23.37  0:23.63  42nd of 56
 Miroslava Najdanovski (1988)  50 m Free Women  0:26.03  0:26.08  22nd of 48


March  22, 2008......................................................................................................................
Mladen Tepavcevic in 50 breast equaled NREC...

Day - 5 
 The results of the SRB competitors
 Official Results - Day-5

Evening Semi Finals...
 Competitor  Event  Entered time  Result  Rank 
 Mladen Tepavcevic (1977)  50 m Breast Men  0:28.10  0:28.32  8th (Swim-off for Final)
 Ivan Lendjer (1990)  100 m Free Men  0:53.03  0:53.11  12th of 16

Morning Heats...
 Competitor  Event  Entered time  Result  Qualify Rank 
 Mladen Tepavcevic (1977)  50 m Breast Men  0:28.24  0:28.10 Eq.NRec  6th of 44 (for SF)
 Ivan Lendjer (1990)  100 m Fly Men  0:53.21  0:53.03 LBT  11th of 56 (for SF)

Milorad Mike Cavic landed Belgrade this evening...
Belgrade
(Belgrade, March 22) -- Since he has been suspended from the 29th European Championships according to the decision of the LEN disciplinary panel meeting (Friday evening), Mike Cavic, new European record holder of the men's 50 butterfly, left the Netherlands. Late this evening, after landing Belgrade's airport "Nikola Tesla", a crowd press conference has been held...
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Mike Cavic again explained for the Serbian media: "That was my idea with a little help of my girl friend from Belgrade who visited me in Islamorada (Florida) few weeks ago...  I didn't do it to provoke anger, I didn't do it to provoke violence. I had to do it to help the people of my nation, knowing how hard it is for them there... I am proud of what I did in Eindhoven"
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  Mike Cavic in Belgrade, late this evening at the press conference... (Photo by Swim Star 2000)


March  21, 2008......................................................................................................................
Siljevski and Lendjer in 100 Free - worthy issues...

Day - 4 
 The results of the SRB competitors
 Official Results - Day-4

Morning Heats...
 Competitor  Event  Entered time  Result  Qualify Rank 
 Radovan Siljevski (1986)  100 m Free Men  0:51.79  0:51.24  50th of 72
 Ivan Lendjer (1990)  100 m Free Men  0:51.35  0:51.50  55th of 72
 Mike Cavic (1984)  100 m Free Men  0:49.21   ---  Suspended

M.Cavic
Unbelievable decision of the LEN
 
(Eindhoven, NED March 21, 2008) - Lately last evening the LEN body finaly decided.. Here bellow is the official report.
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Decision of the LEN Panel for Disciplinary Matters and Disputes Incident during the men’s 50m butterfly victory ceremony 
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The LEN Panel for Disciplinary Matters and Disputes met yesterday night and discussed the incident occurred during the presentation and the victory ceremony of the men’s 50m butterfly; event, on the 19th of March 2008 at the 29th European Swimming Championships in Eindhoven. 
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The Panel conducted a hearing with the parties involved and found that the inscription on the T-shirt worn by the Serbian athlete Mr Milorad Cavic constitutes a clear political action in violation of the LEN Guidelines for Safety and Security at LEN Events.
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As a consequence, the Panel has decided to suspend Mr Milorad Cavic from further participation in individual events at the 29th European Swimming Championships. Furthermore, the Serbian Swimming Federation has been fined with seven thousand Euro, bearing also the costs of the LEN Panel for Disciplinary Matters and Disputes Hearing.
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  Tzar of the European 50 & 100 Fly, stopped... (Ph. by Reuters)


March  20, 2008......................................................................................................................
Vladan Markovic in 200 Fly - worthy issue...

Day - 3 
 The results of the SRB competitors
 Official Results - Day-3

Morning Heats...
 Competitor  Event  Entered time  Result  Qualify Rank 
 Vladan Markovic (1976)  200 m Fly Men  2:00.36  2:02.05  22nd of 33


March  19, 2008......................................................................................................................
Mike Cavic - European Gold in 50 Fly with New ER...

Day - 2 
 The results of the SRB competitors
 Official Results - Day-2

Evening Finals...
 Competitor  Event  Entered time  Result  Final Rank 
 Mike Cavic (1984)  50 m Fly Men  0:23.25  0:23.11 ER  Final Gold Medal

 
(Eindhoven, NED) -- Just  the minute after he concluded his fantastic final race in 50 fly (23.11 - setting the second ER in the same discipline), Mike Cavic gave an interview. for the Deepblue Media (the official webcasting company). Click a link above to find out the full video clip....
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Each day of the Eindhoven 2008 Swim Championships can be watched live via Deepblue Media (18:15 Central Euro Time). Click a link bellow at the logo, to be redirected immediately...

 
Mike Cavic at the podium of 50 fly (March 19, 2008)
 
Mike Cavic - after the finish of the 50 fly (Ph.by Reuters)

Morning Heats...
 Competitor  Event  Entered time  Result  Qualify Rank 
 Radovan Siljevski (1986)  200 m Free Men  1:52.22  1:51.34 SRB Rec  33rd of 59
 Miroslava Najdanovski (1988)  100 m Free Women  0:57.11  0:56.57 SRB Rec  26th of 65


March  18, 2008......................................................................................................................
Milorad Cavic - New European Record in 50 fly...

Day - 1 
 The results of the SRB competitors
 Official Results - Day-1

Evening Semi Finals...
 Competitor  Event  Entered time  Result  Rank 
 Mike Cavic (1984)  50 m Fly Men  0:23.81  0:23.25 ER  1st of 16 (for Final)
 Ivan Lendjer (1990)  50 m Fly Men  0:24.36  0:24.19  14th of 16

 
Mike Cavic - after the 50 fly SF race... 
 
European Tzar of the 50 and 100 fly men...

Morning Heats...
 Competitor  Event  Entered time  Result  Qualify Rank 
 Mike Cavic (1984)  50 m Fly Men  0:23.42  0:23.81  1st of 51 (qualified for SF)
 Ivan Lendjer (1990)  50 m Fly Men  0:24.54  0:24.36  13th of 51 (qualified for SF)
 Tepavcevic Mladen (1976)  100 m Breast Men   1:02.80  1:03.09  35th of 53


March  17, 2008......................................................................................................................
Unfortunately, Caba Siladji canceled Euro Champs...


Caba Siladji
  (Eindhoven, NED)--- Day prior to departure Belgrade, sad voice has been spread out, about the Siladji's cancelation of the European Championships. Having in ming the problem with his muscle, Caba Siladji, Serbian national record holder, FINA world junior vice-champion (RIO 2006), the European junior vice-champion (Antwerp 2007), also several times the Balkan junior champion, decided to stay at home... Expresing his best wishes to his SRB squad colleagues for Eindhoven 2008, Siladji also sends his greetings to all our visitors worldwide...
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  Omegatiming as official timekeeper of the European Championships has announced the start list of the events for the Day-1.. The first qualification races where the Serbian competitors will appear are: 100 breaststroke M (M.Tepavcevic - heat 3 lane 4);  50 fly M (M.Cavic heat 7 lane 4 and I.Lendjer heat 5 lane 7). Click here to be redirected to the omegatiming.. 
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  Caba Siladji at the victor ceremony of the 50 m breastroke at the 1st FINA World junior championships, been held in Rio de Janeiro, BRA (2006).


March  16, 2008......................................................................................................................
More then 1,300 starts in 38 swim events...


  (Eindhoven, NED)--- More then 600 competitors from 39 countries have announced the arrivals to the City of Eindhoven for the 29th European Long Course Championships (March 18-24)...
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  All parts of the European Swimming Championships will take place at the Tongelreep National Swimming Centre. The swimming centre is unique in both the Netherlands and the rest of Europe and is ideally suited to host international top competitions and events. It is also the place where swimming as a “sport for all” is stimulated and is one of Eindhoven’s better known tourist and recreational facilities.
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  The organizer of the 2008 Euro Long Course Championships, already announced the complete list of all entered participants with starting times. As for the preparation, clik here to watch the Psych Sheet - Start List 


 March 16, 2008.................................................................................................................
The Complete Program - Schedule of the events in Eindhoven...


 


 .March 15, 2008.....................................................................................................................
The National Selection of Serbia for the Eindhoven 2008...
  The Serbian Swim Association has announced the roster of the National team for the upcoming European Long Course Championships "Eindhoven 2008" that is going to be held in Netherlands, City of Eindhoven from 18 to 24 of March 2008.
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  The national selection of Serbia for the upcoming Euro Championships 'Eindhoven 2007' will be consisted of the next participants:  Milorad Cavic (50 Fly, 100 Fly & 100 Free); Vladan Markovic (200 fly); Mladen Tepavcevic (50 & 100 Breast); Ivan Lendjer (50 & 100 Fly and 100 free), Caba Siladji (50, 100 & 200 Breaststroke); Radovan Siljevski (50, 100 & 200 free) and Miroslava Najdanovski (50 & 100 Free)...

M.Cavic
V.Markovic
M.Tepavcevic
I.Lendjer
C.Siladji
R.Siljevski
M.Najdanovski
Cavic
Markovic
Tepavcevic
Lendjer
Siladji
 Radovan
 Najdanovski
Milorad (1984)
Vladan (1977)
Mladen (1976)
Ivan (1990)
Caba (1990)
Siljevski(1986)
Miroslava (1988)
SC Partizan
SC Z.Delfin
SC Partizan
SC Proleter
SC Novi Sad
SC Partizan
SC Proleter


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