Video Interview: Allison Schmitt Excited to Race Again

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AUSTIN, Texas, January 19. ONE of the highlights of the Arena Grand Prix stop in Austin was seeing Allison Schmitt’s return to the pool, and the Olympic champion said in an interview that she was “having fun all over again.”

In this interview with members of the media, she talked about racing Katie Ledecky in the 200 free final, and what it means to possibly be on an 800 free relay with a talented group of swimmers.

More video interviews available from Austin by visiting our event coverage page on SwimmingWorld.TV!

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Author: Jeff Commings

Jeff Commings is the host of several shows on SwimmingWorld.TV, including "The Morning Swim Show," which features interviews with people making headlines in aquatic sports. He graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a degree in journalism and was a nine-time NCAA All-American.

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