Daily Swim Report - Katie Does It Again & Other Swim Bits
Tuesday, November 15, 2016
Lane 1 - OutinPerth posts "Ian Thorpe and Ryan Channing show their support for marriage equality. Swimming champion Ian Thorpe and boyfriend Ryan Channing are the latest celebrities to show their support for marriage equality by joining the Say ‘I Do’ Down Under campaign. The duo posted a photo to Instagram over the weekend showing them enjoying the sunshine on Sydney Harbour."
Lane 2 - Fox Sports posts "Watch Katie Ledecky shatter an NCAA record in the 1000 free. She also broke a 26-year-old pool record that belonged to Janet Evans. You know, NBD."
Lane 3 - ABC 7 posts "LOS ANGELES' OLYMPIC BID EMPHASIZES DIVERSITY AS AMERICA'S STRENGTH. Olympic gold medalist swimmer Janet Evans was also part of L.A.'s bid presentation. "People were interested. People were engaged. People were listening, and that's really what you want," Evans told Eyewitness News by phone following the event."
Lane 4 - 9 News posts "Caregivers learn from Amy Van Dyken-Rouen. A nonprofit in Denver is featuring former Olympic swimmer Amy Van Dyken-Rouen at a symposium for caregivers. The six-time Olympic champion was critically injured in an ATV accident in 2014. Her spinal cord was severed, and she was paralyzed from the waist down."