Morning Swim Show: Katie Ledecky Talks About Her 1000 Yard American Record

In this episode, Katie Ledecky talked with Swimming World Magazine Publisher, Brent Rutemiller, about how she pulled the first 800 yards of her American Record 1000 yard swim and only brought her legs into the race for the last 200 to become the first women under 9:00 minutes for the event. She set the mark at the University of Maryland during the Nations Capital Invitational.

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