EXTRA: Swimming starts at World Champs with Katie Ledecky in 400 m Free

American superstar Freestyler Katie Ledecky

PALM DESERT, July 22, 2017 – Diving, synchronized swimming and open water events are all fun and interesting.

Now come the swimming events that everyone has been waiting for at the 2017 World Championships in Budapest.

The pool program gets off to a roaring start on Sunday with American superstar Katie Ledecky (pictured) possibly ready to better her own world record in the women’s 400 m Freestyle, plus the men’s 400 m Free and the men’s and women’s 4×100 m Freestyle relays.

We have previews of each event, links to the live results and television listings and even the prize money – and world record bonus – breakdown in this EXTRA edition of The Sports Examiner.