Katie Ledecky Wins First-ever Womens Olympic 1,500-meter Gold Simply An Hour After Tough Loss In Tokyo

Figure1 illustrates the person response of the swimmer’s swim and switch performance on final ranking. Turn performance affected ultimate ranking in 6 (75%) and in three (37.5%) out of eight short- and long-course World championship finalists, respectively. In specific, for the highest ranked swimmers, turn efficiency improved medal standing, i.e. 1st, third, and 4th ranked…