The Week in Swimming 5/10/2018

open water swimmer Ashley Twichell at the 2018 Open Water NationalsKatie Ledecky will make her professional debut at the TYR Pro Swim Series in Indianapolis. (Olympics) She joins an already loaded field! (USA Swimming)

Qualifying swim times for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics are shaping up to be lower than for Rio 2016. (Swim Swam)

Also in Tokyo, this summer's Pan Pacific Championships -- check out these predictions for the women's swimming competitions. (Swimming World)

Olympic swimmer Jacob Pebley shared his thoughts on swimming's digital revolution. (Digital Journal)

Watch how swim instructors in El Paso work to overcome adults' fear of water in their learn-to-swim classes. (KFOX, with video)

A mostly forgotten film, The Swimmer starring Burt Lancaster, gets an overdue reconsideration 50 years after its release. (Film School Rejects)

Best Open Water Nationals I’ve had so far ??Looking forward to Tokyo #PanPacs

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