Baltimore Will Be Friis’ Base in Preparation for 2016 Games

Lotte Friis, the pace-setter for pioneer Katie Ledecky in Barcelona 2013 - by Patricxk B. Kraemer

Originally slated for a part-time training stay with the North Baltimore Aquatic Club, two-time world champion Lotte Friis of Denmark has decided to prepare for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro on a full-time basis under the watch of Bob Bowman. Friis revealed her plans to the Danish newspaper, BT, and confirmed the decision via Twitter on Sunday night.

Want to read more? Our Basic subscription package allows you to access
to all articles barring specific content for Premium and Business
members. Select which service best suits you. Thank you for your
support of independent journalism and quality coverage of world-class swimming.

Log In Register

Originally slated for a part-time training stay with the North Baltimore Aquatic Club, two-time world champion Lotte Friis of Denmark has decided to prepare for the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro on a full-time basis under the watch of Bob Bowman. Friis revealed her plans to the Danish newspaper, BT, and confirmed the decision via Twitter on Sunday night.

Comments

Lane Four

Only one word. WOW!

Aswimfan

And Friis and Ledecky will be living and training in the same state for the next few years! Bound to compete against each other frequently

Leave a comment

Post a comment with your SwimVortex Account. Don't have a SwimVortex Account, Sign Up?

(*) Fields are required!
×