Katie Ledecky, the American competitive swimmer who recently graduated from Stanford University, is headed to the Olympics for the third time.
The five-time Olympic gold medalist secured a spot with a victory in the Women's 400m Freestyle in June.
On Day 4 of the trials, Ledecky became the first woman in history to qualify for both the 200m and 1500m Freestyle events at the Olympics – and she did it all in one night. This was the first ever women’s 1500m freestyle finals at trials.
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On Day 7 of the trials, Ledecky won the Women's 800m freestyle final. She will compete in four different events at the Tokyo Olympics.
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