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Bel Air's Chase Kalisz wins gold at Tokyo Olympics | PHOTOS

Gold medalist Chase Kalisz celebrates on the podium after winning the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)
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Bel Air's Chase Kalisz wins gold at Tokyo Olympics | PHOTOS

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A look at Bel Air native Chase Kalisz's gold medal performance in Tokyo in the 400-meter individual medley.
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Chase Kalisz Wins the U.S. Its First Gold Medal in Tokyo
Team USA's Chase Kalisz reacts after winning gold in the Men's 400 meter Individual Medley, at the Tokyo Aquatics Center during the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, July 25, 2021. Kalisz, a silver medalist in Rio, won the USA's first gold of the 2020 Games.
Team USA's Chase Kalisz reacts after winning gold in the Men's 400 meter Individual Medley, at the Tokyo Aquatics Center during the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, July 25, 2021. Kalisz, a silver medalist in Rio, won the USA's first gold of the 2020 Games. (Doug Mills/The New York Times)
Chase Kalisz Wins the U.S. Its First Gold Medal in Tokyo
Team USA's Chase Kalisz competes in the Men's 400 meter Individual Medley, at the Tokyo Aquatics Center during the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, July 25, 2021. Kalisz, a silver medalist in Rio, won the USA's first gold of the 2020 Games here.
Team USA's Chase Kalisz competes in the Men's 400 meter Individual Medley, at the Tokyo Aquatics Center during the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, July 25, 2021. Kalisz, a silver medalist in Rio, won the USA's first gold of the 2020 Games here. (Doug Mills/The New York Times)
Chase Kalisz Wins the U.S. Its First Gold Medal in Tokyo
Team USA's Chase Kalisz competes in the Men's 400 meter Individual Medley, at the Tokyo Aquatics Center during the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, July 25, 2021. Kalisz, a silver medalist in Rio, won the USA's first gold of the 2020 Games here.
Team USA's Chase Kalisz competes in the Men's 400 meter Individual Medley, at the Tokyo Aquatics Center during the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, July 25, 2021. Kalisz, a silver medalist in Rio, won the USA's first gold of the 2020 Games here. (Doug Mills/The New York Times)
Chase Kalisz
Chase Kalisz of the US reacts after winning the Men's 400m individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan(AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Chase Kalisz of the US reacts after winning the Men's 400m individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan(AP Photo/Petr David Josek) (Petr David Josek/AP)
Chase Kalisz
Jay Litherland, of the United States, embraces teammate Chase Kalisz, right, after the final of the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)
Jay Litherland, of the United States, embraces teammate Chase Kalisz, right, after the final of the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader) (Matthias Schrader/AP)
Chase Kalisz
Chase Kalisz of the US reacts after winning the Men's 400m individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
Chase Kalisz of the US reacts after winning the Men's 400m individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel) (Charlie Riedel/AP)
Chase Kalisz
United States' Chase Kalisz swims to win the gold medal in the 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
United States' Chase Kalisz swims to win the gold medal in the 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip) (David J. Phillip/AP)
Chase Kalisz
Chase Kalisz, of the United States, swims in the final of the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)
Chase Kalisz, of the United States, swims in the final of the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader) (Matthias Schrader/AP)
Chase Kalisz
Chase Kalisz, left, of the United States, celebrates with teammate Jay Litherland after winning the final of the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan.
Chase Kalisz, left, of the United States, celebrates with teammate Jay Litherland after winning the final of the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (Martin Meissner/AP)
Chase Kalisz
Chase Kalisz, of the United States, celebrates after winning the final of the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)
Chase Kalisz, of the United States, celebrates after winning the final of the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader) (Matthias Schrader/AP)
Chase Kalisz
Chase Kalisz, of the United States, celebrates after winning the final of the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)
Chase Kalisz, of the United States, celebrates after winning the final of the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader) (Matthias Schrader/AP)
Chase Kalisz
Chase Kalisz of the US swims in the Men's 400m Individual Medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedle)
Chase Kalisz of the US swims in the Men's 400m Individual Medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedle) (AP)
Chase Kalisz
Chase Kalisz, of the United States, celebrates after winning the final of the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan.
Chase Kalisz, of the United States, celebrates after winning the final of the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (Martin Meissner/AP)
Chase Kalisz
Chase Kalisz, of the United States, reacts after winning the final of the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan.
Chase Kalisz, of the United States, reacts after winning the final of the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (Martin Meissner/AP)
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USA's Chase Kalisz after celebrates after winning the final of the men's 400m individual medley swimming event during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at the Tokyo Aquatics Centre in Tokyo on July 25, 2021. (Photo by Attila KISBENEDEK / AFP) (Photo by ATTILA KISBENEDEK/AFP via Getty Images)
USA's Chase Kalisz after celebrates after winning the final of the men's 400m individual medley swimming event during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at the Tokyo Aquatics Centre in Tokyo on July 25, 2021. (Photo by Attila KISBENEDEK / AFP) (Photo by ATTILA KISBENEDEK/AFP via Getty Images) (ATTILA KISBENEDEK/AFP via Getty Images)
Chase Kalisz
Chase Kalisz of the US swims in the Men's 400m Individual Medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/t)
Chase Kalisz of the US swims in the Men's 400m Individual Medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/t) (Charlie Riedel/AP)
Chase Kalisz
Chase Kalisz, of the United States, swims in the final of the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)
Chase Kalisz, of the United States, swims in the final of the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner) (Martin Meissner/AP)
Chase Kalisz
Chase Kalisz, of the United States, swims in the final of the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)
Chase Kalisz, of the United States, swims in the final of the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner) (Martin Meissner/AP)
Chase Kalisz
United States' Chase Kalisz swims to win the gold medal in the 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
United States' Chase Kalisz swims to win the gold medal in the 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip) (David J. Phillip/AP)
Chase Kalisz
Chase Kalisz, of the United States, celebrates after winning the final of the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)
Chase Kalisz, of the United States, celebrates after winning the final of the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner) (Martin Meissner/AP)
Chase Kalisz
Chase Kalisz, of the United States, celebrates winning the final of the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)
Chase Kalisz, of the United States, celebrates winning the final of the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner) (Martin Meissner/AP)
Chase Kalisz
Chase Kalisz, of the United States, stands on the start blocks for the final of the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner)
Chase Kalisz, of the United States, stands on the start blocks for the final of the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Martin Meissner) (Martin Meissner/AP)
Chase Kalisz
Chase Kalisz, of the United States, swims during a heat for the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Saturday, July 24, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)
Chase Kalisz, of the United States, swims during a heat for the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Saturday, July 24, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel) (Charlie Riedel/AP)
Chase Kalisz
Chase Kalisz, of the United States, swims during a heat for the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Saturday, July 24, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Chase Kalisz, of the United States, swims during a heat for the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Saturday, July 24, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek) (Petr David Josek/AP)
 
CORRECTION / Silver medallist USA's Jay Litherland (L) and gold medallist USA's Chase Kalisz hug each other on the podium after the final of the men's 400m individual medley swimming event during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at the Tokyo Aquatics Centre in Tokyo on July 25, 2021. (Photo by Attila KISBENEDEK / AFP) / The erroneous mention[s] appearing in the metadata of this photo by Attila KISBENEDEK has been modified in AFP systems in the following manner: [Silver medallist USA's Jay Litherland] instead of [Bronze medallist USA's Jay Litherland]. Please immediately remove the erroneous mention[s] from all your online services and delete it (them) from your servers. If you have been authorized by AFP to distribute it (them) to third parties, please ensure that the same actions are carried out by them. Failure to promptly comply with these instructions will entail liability on your part for any continued or post notification usage. Therefore we thank you very much for all your attention and prompt action. We are sorry for the inconvenience this notification may cause and remain at your disposal for any further information you may require. (Photo by ATTILA KISBENEDEK/AFP via Getty Images) ** OUTS - ELSENT, FPG, CM - OUTS * NM, PH, VA if sourced by CT, LA or MoD **
CORRECTION / Silver medallist USA's Jay Litherland (L) and gold medallist USA's Chase Kalisz hug each other on the podium after the final of the men's 400m individual medley swimming event during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games at the Tokyo Aquatics Centre in Tokyo on July 25, 2021. (Photo by Attila KISBENEDEK / AFP) / The erroneous mention[s] appearing in the metadata of this photo by Attila KISBENEDEK has been modified in AFP systems in the following manner: [Silver medallist USA's Jay Litherland] instead of [Bronze medallist USA's Jay Litherland]. Please immediately remove the erroneous mention[s] from all your online services and delete it (them) from your servers. If you have been authorized by AFP to distribute it (them) to third parties, please ensure that the same actions are carried out by them. Failure to promptly comply with these instructions will entail liability on your part for any continued or post notification usage. Therefore we thank you very much for all your attention and prompt action. We are sorry for the inconvenience this notification may cause and remain at your disposal for any further information you may require. (Photo by ATTILA KISBENEDEK/AFP via Getty Images) ** OUTS - ELSENT, FPG, CM - OUTS * NM, PH, VA if sourced by CT, LA or MoD ** (ATTILA KISBENEDEK/AFP via Getty Images)
Chase Kalisz, Jay Litherland, Brendon Smith
Gold medalist Chase Kalisz of the United States, center, celebrates on the podium with silver medalist and teammate Jay Litherland, left, and bronze medalist Australia's Brendon Smith after winning the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan.(AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Gold medalist Chase Kalisz of the United States, center, celebrates on the podium with silver medalist and teammate Jay Litherland, left, and bronze medalist Australia's Brendon Smith after winning the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan.(AP Photo/Petr David Josek) (Petr David Josek/AP)
Jay Litherland, Chase Kalisz
Gold medalist Chase Kalisz, celebrates on the podium with silver medalist and teammate Jay Litherland, left, after winning the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)
Gold medalist Chase Kalisz, celebrates on the podium with silver medalist and teammate Jay Litherland, left, after winning the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader) (Matthias Schrader/AP)
Chase Kalisz, Brendon Smith, Jay Litherland
Gold medalist Chase Kalisz, centre, celebrates on the podium with silver medalist and teammate Jay Litherland, left, and bronze medalist Australia's Brendon Smith after winning the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)
Gold medalist Chase Kalisz, centre, celebrates on the podium with silver medalist and teammate Jay Litherland, left, and bronze medalist Australia's Brendon Smith after winning the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader) (Matthias Schrader/AP)
Chase Kalisz, Brendon Smith, Jay Litherland
Chase Kalisz of the United States, celebrates after winning the gold medal in the final of the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Chase Kalisz of the United States, celebrates after winning the gold medal in the final of the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek) (Petr David Josek/AP)
Chase Kalisz, Brendon Smith, Jay Litherland
Chase Kalisz of the United States, celebrates after winning the gold medal in the final of the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
Chase Kalisz of the United States, celebrates after winning the gold medal in the final of the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek) (Petr David Josek/AP)
Chase Kalisz
Gold medalist Chase Kalisz celebrates on the podium after winning the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)
Gold medalist Chase Kalisz celebrates on the podium after winning the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader) (Matthias Schrader/AP)
Chase Kalisz
Gold medalist Chase Kalisz celebrates on the podium after winning the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)
Gold medalist Chase Kalisz celebrates on the podium after winning the men's 400-meter individual medley at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader) (Matthias Schrader/AP)
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