Katie Ledecky

USA's Katie Ledecky reacts at the end of the final of the women's 4x200m freestyle relay swimming event at the 2015 FINA World Championships in Kazan on August 6, 2015.  Missy Franklin, Leah Smith, Katie McLaughlin and Katie Ledecky competed in the event. AFP PHOTO / ALEXANDER NEMENOV        (Photo credit should read ALEXANDER NEMENOV/AFP/Getty Images)

Ledecky, Lochte Earn Golds For US At World Swimming Meet

Katie Ledecky just keeps winning at the world swimming championships.

08/06/2015

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Ledecky Shocked After Improving 1,500 World Record In Heats

Katie Ledecky touched the wall, turned around, spit out some water, curled her mouth into a big smile and began waving her finger.

08/03/2015

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Ledecky Sets Another WR; Phelps Finishes With Gold

Michael Phelps completed his comeback meet in international competition with a gold medal in the medley relay to cap off a Sunday night program that kicked off with Katie Ledecky setting her second world record within 24 hours at the Pan Pacific championships.

08/24/2014

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Phelps Wins Gold, Ledecky Breaks 400 World Record

The second coming of Michael Phelps gained momentum with another gold medal at the Pan Pacific championships on a night when U.S. teenager Katie Ledecky set yet another world record.

08/23/2014

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17-Year-Old From Bethesda Breaks World Record; Phelps Loses 3rd Straight

Katie Ledecky broke the world record in the 400-meter freestyle at the U.S. national championships Saturday night, becoming the first woman since Janet Evans to hold world marks in the 400, 800 and 1,500 freestyles at the same time.

08/10/2014

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Olympic Swimmer Katie Ledecky To Attend Stanford

Olympic champion swimmer Katie Ledecky plans to swim for Stanford after she graduates from high school next year.

05/16/2014

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Md. Native Katie Ledecky Wins 500 Freestyle At Winter Nationals

Katie Ledecky is making the most of her return to the city where she and the rest of the U.S. Olympic swim team trained before the 2012 Summer Games.

12/06/2013

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16-Year-Old Md. Swimmer Wins USOC SportsWoman Of Year

Olympic champion swimmer Katie Ledecky has won the U.S. Olympic Committee’s SportsWoman of the Year award.

10/24/2013

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Md.’s Own Katie Ledecky Wins USA Swimming Athlete Of Year

Olympic and world champion Katie Ledecky has been selected USA Swimming athlete of the year.

09/16/2013