The Animal Lane: Get in the Mind of a Distance Swimmer


They’re first in the pool and last out of the pool at nearly every practice on every team around the globe. Distance swimmers grind day in and day out putting in massive mileage. In this live broadcast, four-time Olympic gold medalist Janet Evans spoke to Chloe Sutton, the first and only American woman to swim in the Olympics in both open water and pool swimming, about how to physically, mentally, and emotionally survive training in “the Animal Lane”.

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