‘It’s heartbreaking’: Triad swimmer’s Olympic hopes set back by a year


It was a Winston-Salem native’s dream to make it to her second Olympics.

Then it was postponed until 2021.

“It’s heartbreaking,” said Kathleen Baker, who is an Olympic swimmer. “I agree with the decision and think that that’s what I wanted, but at the same time it’s hard to come to terms with something that you’ve worked so hard far to be postponed and so much uncertainty.”

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