Huntington Beach, CA – TYR’s Matt Grevers claimed the 100m backstroke title at the 2011 Dual in the Pool held in Atlanta. Grevers’ time of 48.95 edged TYR’s Nick Thoman who finished second with a 50.13. Grevers’ success continued in the 100m butterfly with a first place finish and a time of 50.54.
Ricky Berens had a fantastic race to capture the title in the 200m freestyle with a time of 1:42:68. Berens, Grevers, and Thoman all contributed to the overall win for Team USA against a stacked field of European All-Stars. For more information on TYR’s sponsored athletes and the products they race and train in, please visit TYR.com.
TYR engineers technical apparel and equipment for swimmers and triathletes. Named for “TYR”, the Norse god of warriors, we’re a company started by athletes and populated by athletes. The cultures and communities of competitive swimming and triathlon pervade our offices. We are dedicated to re-imagining technologies that help athletes attain peak performance. Like athletes, we work with an intense spirit of competition. We aim to create the fastest, most advanced technologies and products. Always.