Performance of the Week: Anastasia Pagonis

This week’s Performance of the Week goes to 17-year old swimmer Anastasia Pagonis. Pagonis swam in the 400m freestyle during the 2020 Tokyo Paralympics. She shattered the world record by swimming a 4:58.40 in the race, which is nearly four seconds ahead of the previous record.

The second place swimmer in the race was ten seconds behind Pagonis, as she won gold for the United States