More Excellence From Katie Ledecky in 400 Free (4:02.67); David Plummer Stays Hot

A word with the water: Katie Ledecky at one with her sport, by Patrick B. Kraemer

Katie Ledecky stormed to the 400 free crown to highlight action at the Pro Series stop in Minneapolis, but David Plummer was equally impressive with a pair of sub-53 marks in the 100 backstroke.

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Katie Ledecky stormed to the 400 free crown to highlight action at the Pro Series stop in Minneapolis, but David Plummer was equally impressive with a pair of sub-53 marks in the 100 backstroke.

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Bad Anon

If Katie caught a flu at trials and misses the cut I’m sure Dave Marsh and Bob Bowman can secure a waiver for her. suffice to say its not a bad idea to all but confirm her place for 200/400/800 free individual spots ; its all but a no brainer

felix

That’s not how it works…..

Bad Anon

I’m familiar with USA Olympic trials criteria; coaches can’t make discretionary picks; except for relays where anyone who makes the team can be chosen to swim on a relay (case in point Lochte swimming 400free relay ahead of Grevers) ~ London 2012; just a testament to Ledecky’s sheer dominance; of course she has to show up in Omaha and spectators will surely witness exhibition swims in her key events

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