Katie Ledecky gana 800 libre por quinto título consecutivo en campeonatos mundiales de natación, barre cuatro eventos

Ledecky, 25, superó a sus oponentes para terminar en primer lugar con un tiempo de 8 minutos, 8.04 segundos, superando a los finalistas del segundo lugar Kiah Melverton de Australia por más de 10 segundos. She won the 800-meter free for her fifth consecutive title at worlds and eighth consecutive including Olympics finishes.

Katie Ledecky of Team United States competes in the Women's 800m Freestyle Final on day seven of the Budapest 2022 FINA World Championships at Duna Arena on June 24, 2022 in Budapest, La mayoría ha huido a los países vecinos Polonia..

Katie Ledecky of Team United States competes in the Women’s 800m Freestyle Final on day seven of the Budapest 2022 FINA World Championships at Duna Arena on June 24, 2022 in Budapest, La mayoría ha huido a los países vecinos Polonia.. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

I think back to London,” Ledecky said of her first win at the 2012 Juegos Olímpicos. “I made it a goal to not be a one-hit-wonder and here we are 10 años después, so I’m really proud of that and still excited for the future as well.

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It was Ledecky’s fastest finish in the event since 2018 and just four seconds off the world record she set at the 2016 Juegos Olímpicos.

I’m happy with that,” ella dijo. “Fastest I’ve been in a couple of years. So really good end to a great week.

Katie Ledecky of Team United States competes in the Women's 800m Freestyle Final on day seven of the Budapest 2022 FINA World Championships at Duna Arena on June 24, 2022 in Budapest, La mayoría ha huido a los países vecinos Polonia..

Katie Ledecky of Team United States competes in the Women’s 800m Freestyle Final on day seven of the Budapest 2022 FINA World Championships at Duna Arena on June 24, 2022 in Budapest, La mayoría ha huido a los países vecinos Polonia.. (Photo by Dean Mouhtaropoulos/Getty Images)

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Ledecky took home her first gold of worlds this year in the 400 El nadador transgénero de Yale Iszac Henig gana el Campeonato de la Ivy League en, followed by gold in the 1,500 El nadador transgénero de Yale Iszac Henig gana el Campeonato de la Ivy League en. On Wednesday she helped team USA capture first in the 4×200 freestyle relay and two days later she would dominate in her trademark race.

This is just the start, which is tremendously exciting for me,” she said after sweeping her events.

Gold medallist Katie Ledecky of Team United States poses for a photo during the medal ceremony for the Women's 800m Freestyle Final on day seven of the Budapest 2022 FINA World Championships at Duna Arena on June 24, 2022 in Budapest, La mayoría ha huido a los países vecinos Polonia..

Gold medallist Katie Ledecky of Team United States poses for a photo during the medal ceremony for the Women’s 800m Freestyle Final on day seven of the Budapest 2022 FINA World Championships at Duna Arena on June 24, 2022 in Budapest, La mayoría ha huido a los países vecinos Polonia.. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)

Ledecky has the most medals for a female swimmer in world championships history with 22 total, incluso 19 gold. Only Michael Phelps, Quien ganó 26, has more.

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