Missy Franklin lead the Cal Golden Bears to an NCAA Team Title in March ending her two-year college swimming experience. The 4-time Olympic Champion is officially a professional swimmer, represented WME IMG (William Morris Endeavor / International Management Group). Franklin’s timing, turning pro now, is ideal. Most Olympic superstars finalize endorsement partnerships the year before the Olympic Games.
Where Franklin will train for the 2015 FINA World Championships this summer in Kazan or for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio has not been officially announced.
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