Would Katie Ledecky ever consider open water swimming?

Andrew Gemmell, Katie Ledeckys training partner and son of their shared coach Bruce, commented that after the 2015 season, Ledecky got turned into a puller, meaning that the arm-pulling part of her stroke significantly improved. My proudest accomplishments, Andrew, who raced to a ninth-place finish at the 2012 Olympics in the 1500m freestyle, tweeted, 1) converting Katie Ledecky...
Via CSN Chicago
August 16, 2016

Gemmell, Twichell win 10k titles at US open water nationals

MIROMAR LAKES, Fla. (AP) Andrew Gemmell and Ashley Twichell won 10-kilometer titles Friday in the USA Swimming open water national championships. Gemmell surged down the stretch to win the men's race by a body length in 1 hour, 53 minutes, 53.79 seconds. Ferry Weertmann of the Netherlands was second in 1:53:55.11, and Ous Mellouli of Tunisia finished third in 1:53:55.56. The trio...
Via Associated Press
April 08, 2016  |  Discuss

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