Video Interviews: Simone Manuel and Abbey Weitzeil Talk About Racing In First 100 Free International Final

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GOLD COAST, Australia, August 22. TONIGHT’S 100 freestyle marked the first time Simone Manuel competed in the championship final of the event at a major international meet, and the first international final of any kind for Weitzeil. The two analyzed their swims and the experience of racing in a high-profile event. Weitzeil also talked about the lessons she’s learned from the more established members of Team USA.

Manuel:

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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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