Katie Ledecky

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"I just like to swim…fast. I don't think about the distance."

WR Holder Wang Jianjiahe: “Everyone Has Different Growth Periods”

“Everyone has different growth periods. I follow the pace of my own development and follow the steps,” says newly-minted world record holder Wang Jianjiahe of China.

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The TYR Venzo, TYR Tech Suit for 2020 Olympic Games (Video Report)

Unveiled in Laguna Beach, CA, Olympic athletes and history making champions including Katie Ledecky, Ryan Lochte, Simone Manuel and Matt Grevers hit the stage to showcase the Venzo

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How To Get The 2018 Year In Review SwimSwam Magazine

The 2018 YEAR IN REVIEW prints November 12th.  Order now as a great holiday gift item for your favorite swimmer or coach.

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Swimming’s TopTenTweets: Stay in Your Lane

We’re back with swimming’s TopTenTweets!

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Federica Pellegrini Says She Intends to Race at 5th Olympiad in Tokyo

Pellegrini noted that Katie Ledecky would not be the only threat in a potential 200 free final in Tokyo.

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TYR Sport Technical Suit Photo Vault: The TYR Venzo

TYR Sport is proud to announce the launch of its most anticipated technical suit: The TYR Venzo™. Unveiled today in Laguna Beach, CA, Olympic athletes and history making champions including Katie Ledecky, Ryan Lochte, Simone Manuel and Matt Grevers hit the stage to showcase the Venzo™.

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TYR Sport is Proud to Announce the Launch of Its Most Anticipated Technical Suit: The TYR Venzo

Unveiled today in Laguna Beach, CA, Olympic athletes and history making champions including Katie Ledecky, Ryan Lochte, Simone Manuel and Matt Grevers hit the stage to showcase the Venzo™ in front of the industry’s most prominent names and tastemakers.

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Olympian Jack Conger Signs with TYR Sport

Conger joins a growing list of TYR athletes that has added both Katie Ledecky and Simone Manuel in the past five months.

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Stanford Women Receive NCAA Championship Rings

The Stanford women’s swimming & diving team received their 2018 NCAA Championship rings in a ceremony on Friday. The ceremony…

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Katie Ledecky Named USA Swimming Athlete of the Year for 5th Time

Ledecky’s 5th award ties her with Michael Phelps for the most since the award was first given in 1981.

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Australian Pan Pacs Finalist Maddy Gough Will No Longer Swim For Wisconsin

Gough will remain in Australia to train for the 2020 Olympics.

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On Eve of First Wisconsin Meet, Yuri Suguiyama Reflects on Transition to Head Coaching

Suguiyama’s first collegiate meet as a head coach takes place Friday.

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SwimSwam’s Official/Unofficial Ballot for the 2018 Golden Goggles

With today’s release of the 2018 Golden Goggles nominations, its time for us to put together our official SwimSwam ballot…

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SwimSwam Pulse: 68.1% Pick Stanford More Likely Than Texas To Repeat

Just over two-thirds of voters picked the Stanford women as more likely to repeat as NCAA champions than the Texas men, with about 16% saying both teams were equally likely to defend their titles in 2019.

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