Katie Ledecky Olympics Profile: Five Facts To Know About The USA Swimming Star

Katie Ledecky is competing in her second Olympics in Rio.

Her gold medal in the 800m freestyle during the London Games was a major upset, but now with nine world championship gold medals from 2013 and 2015, Ledecky is poised for a breakout summer during the 2016 Games.

For more on the Olympic swimming star, watch the video above.

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