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Katie Ledecky Just Became The First Woman To Win 12 World Championship Golds
She bested runner-up, Spain’s Mireia Belmonte, by a staggering 19 seconds in the 1500m free.
Olympics Narrowing Its Gender Gap
The 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo aims to be the most gender-balanced Olympics yet.
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Katie Ledecky Has Bryce Harper Hold Her Medals While She Pitches
The Greatness Of Girl-ness In Sports
Mical Darley writes like a mother.
Seeing the way commentators and reporters have treated not just female gymnasts, but also swimmers, tennis players, judoka, and trap shooters in Rio, I realize I can't keep this particular brand of sexism from my daughters unless I keep them out of sports altogether.
Watch Leslie Jones Lose Her S**t When She Meets Katie Ledecky
“You know how to swim so good, like a fish. Oh my God ..."
Michael Phelps Teaches Katie Ledecky The Art Of Arranging Olympic Medals
It takes skills to make all of that gold look so good.
Why Ledecky Wins: Grit.
Kevin R Stone
Orthopedic Surgeon and Regenerative Medicine Pioneer
Katie Ledecky crushes the competition. She crushes her own records. She destroys world records. Everyone asks, "How does she do it?" She has nearly perfect form, with an imperfect body for swimming. She has great coaching. But the secret sauce is grit.
Sports Illustrated's New Rio Olympics Cover Nails It
The greatests, indeed.
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This Time, Michael Phelps Is Asking for Katie Ledecky’s Autograph
The pair re-created a 10-year-old photo with a major twist.
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Katie Ledecky Breaks Her Own World Record For Fourth Rio Gold
She's coming for your medal record, Michael Phelps.
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5 Signs You Do The Dang Work
Also known as "being Katie Ledecky."
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Maryland Is Beating Most Nations In Olympic Gold Medals
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Katie Ledecky Anchors U.S. Women's 4 x 200 Meter Freestyle Relay To Another Gold
Ledecky collects her third gold medal. Australia took silver and Canada the bronze.
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Look At This Photo Of 9-Year-Old Katie Ledecky Getting Michael Phelps' Autograph
Now, they're both Olympic champions.
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Katie Ledecky Nabs Her Second Olympic Gold Medal In Rio
And brought the Ledecky 2016 medal count to three.
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