MELBOURNE, Australia, April 5. RACING out of lane seven in the championship final of the 50 freestyle, American Ben Wildman-Tobriner stunned the crowd by capturing the gold medal in 21.88. Wildman-Tobriner put together the ideal race to better a field that included the defending champion, Roland Schoeman of South Africa.
Listen and watch Ben talk about the race, his adjustments throughout the prelim, semi and final races, and what it meant having his parents in the stands watching.
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