Day 2 Finals Recap, Presented by SwimOutlet Team Division

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Eric
8 years ago

This race was freakin’ awesome. My voice is hoarse from yelling at my computer. My kids and dog saw a different side of me this afternoon and my wife is mad at me. Happy Olympics everyone!

Jg
Reply to  Eric
8 years ago

Eric -that is bad. Time to do a re think.

Eve
8 years ago

Garrett I believe as far as Phelps goes it is about poking the tiger. (reference to an 08 SI article about the 100 fly)

8 years ago

THAT WAS NOT MAGIC.

That was like, black magic. Uuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuuugh. I has a sad.

Reply to  junker23
8 years ago

But yeah, Australia swimming horribly was the only consolation I take from that race.

If you just told me the final result, that the US would come in 2nd and Australia wouldn’t medal I would be ecstatic. Buuuuuuuuuuuuuut seeing how they led the entire way…total nut punch.

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No one lives the sport of swimming like Garrett McCaffrey. A Division I swimmer who spent 4 years covering the sport as a journalist, now coaches club swimming and competes as a masters swimmer, Garrett truly lives the sport of swimming. After graduating from University of Missouri’s award winning journalism program …

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