Advertisement
YOU ARE HERE: LAT HomeCollections

Berkoff Sets Backstroke Record

August 12, 1988|Associated Press

AUSTIN, Tex. — David Berkoff of Willow Grove, Pa., set a world record of 54.95 seconds today in the men's 100-meter backstroke at the U.S. Olympic swimming trials. Berkoff broke the record of 55.00 by Igor Poliansky at the Soviet Union's Olympic trials on July 16.

Advertisement
Los Angeles Times Articles
|
|
|