LEG LUBE: 2012 FINA Money List after the completion of the first night of the seventh stop of the FINA World Cup in Tokyo. A total of $663,000 has been awarded with 86 men and 88 women each winning at least $500 for a third-place finish. Notably, these numbers are entitled winnings. Swimmers wishing to protect their NCAA eligibility do not necessarily accept winnings as direct compensation. However, for the sake of complete accuracy, we have included the money that each swimmer has earned.
1st Place – $1,500
2nd Place – $1,000
3rd Place – $500
Katinka Hosszu now has $56,250 in race winnings to lead all swimmers, and has already eclipsed the total race winnings that Chad Le Clos had last year of $45,500 without counting his $100,000 grand prize effort. Daiya Seto leads among the men with $24,500 in winnings, while Hungary’s Zsuzsanna Jakabos is second regardless of gender with $27,750. Read the whole article at: http://bit.ly/SRPp7Q