No Medals, but Plenty of Highlights for US at Worlds Monday
The United States did not win any medals Tuesday at the XVI FINA World Championships, but the second day of competition was not without its highlights.
Ledecky Breaks World Record in 1500m Free Prelims
Katie Ledecky disrupted an otherwise routine prelim session Monday to break the world record in the women’s 1500m freestyle in the final heat of the morning.
Ledecky Breaks Championship Record en route to Gold
The United States won two medals Sunday at the XVI FINA World Championships. Olympian Katie Ledecky took the first, winning gold and setting a championships record in the women’s 400m free.
Franklin Back in International Waters
Here are some interesting notes, numbers and other things that are happening on day 2 of the XVI FINA World Championships.
Mike's Mailbag: Negative Little Voices
Recently I've been hearing these little voices in my head that we all sometimes here under stress. They're starting to make me doubt my ability as a swimmer. Please help.