May 03, 2012

Missy Franklin


Swimmer Missy Franklin is just 16 years old, but she is already an athlete to watch. Franklin holds the world record in the 200-meter backstroke. She is currently training for the 2012 Olympic swim team trials, where she is expected to earn a spot on Team U.S.A. TFK caught up with her in New York City at the Road to London celebration. Watch the interview above.


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