Katie Ledecky

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

2018 Swammy Awards: U.S. Female Swimmer of the Year Katie Ledecky

Katie Ledecky remains unbeaten in the distance freestyle races at major international competitions.

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2018 Year in Review: Best of SwimSwam Interviews (Video Highlights)

SwimSwam compiled our 12 favorite video clips (roughly one for each month) to tell a story of the highlights in swimming for 2018. 

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Swimming Photos of 2018: Above the Surface

Earlier we shared some of our top underwater swimming photos from the past year.  During our annual end of the year…

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Best Underwater Swimming Photos of 2018

2018 was a truly exciting year in our sport which led to the creation of some interesting imagery. Once again,…

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2018 Swammy Awards: World Jr Female Swimmer of the Year Taylor Ruck

This year, among many incredible female junior swimmers, Canadian Taylor Ruck has stood above the rest.

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Loaded Field Set to Open 2019 TYR Pro Swim Series in Knoxville, 1/9-12

Olympic, world champions expected for 2019 series opener.

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Erica Sullivan Hits 15:36 1650 FR, Slots in at #3 All-Time for 17-18s

Her time of 15:36.52 ranks her 3rd all-time in the 17-18 age group, behind only Katie Ledecky and Katie Hoff.

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2018 Swammy Awards: Women’s NCAA Swimmer of the Year Ella Eastin

On a historically-dominant Stanford Cardinal roster, it wasn’t five-time Olympic champ Katie Ledecky or seven-time world champ Simone Manuel who led the way. No, the only three-event winner individually was junior Ella Eastin.

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Katie Ledecky: Train the Way You Want to Win

How you practice is how you race. Here’s a lesson from Katie Ledecky on how training habits become racing habits.

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Mallory Comerford Breaks Missy Franklin’s SCM 200 Free American Record

Mallory Comerford broke the American Record in the women’s 200 free in 1:52.52.

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USA Swimming Winter Nationals Day 4 Photo Vault

It’s been a great time in Greensboro, North Carolina – the venue for the 2018 USA Swimming Winter Nationals.  It…

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Katie Ledecky contre Simone Manuel sur 200 mètres

Jour 3 aux Championnats d’hiver des Etats-Unis.

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Championnats d’hiver U.S. : Simone Manuel et Katie Ledecky plutôt seules

Deux performances émergent de la deuxième journée des championnats des Etats-Unis d’hiver, qui se tiennent ce week-end à Greensboro, en Caroline du Nord.

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Ledecky Takes us Through Whirlwind 24-Hour Travel Day Post Golden Goggles (Video)

Katie Ledecky was very strong tonight in the 200, posting a 1:55.32 for what is her most impressive swim of the meet thus far

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2018 U.S. Winter Nationals: Day 4 Prelims Live Recap

Hali Flickinger is slated to swim the 200 back and 200 fly at day 4 prelims of U.S. Winter Nationals in Greensboro.

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