VIDEO INTERVIEW: Kyle Darmody got to race older brother while anchoring Auburn’s NCAA championship 400 free relay

Auburn freshman Kyle Darmody got to race his older brother Kip, a Texas Longhorn, in the final event of the NCAA Championships as both anchored their respective teams. Kyle talks about that sibling rivalry in the above video, pointing out that although Kip beat him the 100 back, Kyle was able to outsplit his older sibling on the 400 free relay, which Auburn won.

Darmody also discusses the sprint training group at Auburn, one of the most respected sprint programs in the country.

Video courtesy of Coleman Hodges.

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Both unbelievable swimmers, wish Kyle and Kip the best of luck for the remainder of their swimming careers.

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