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How to watch the USA Swimming nationals: dates, schedule and who to watch

How to watch the USA Swimming nationals: dates, schedule and who to watch

With two years to burn before Olympic swimming returns to the grandest world stage for the 2020 Tokyo Games, the USA Swimming Phillips 66 Nationals will be the proving ground for a slew of up-and-coming swimmers hoping to make the national team.

The event, which runs Wednesday through Sunday in Irvine, Calif., serves as a qualifier for a pair of massive international meets leading up to Tokyo, the Pan Pacific Championships next month (also in Tokyo) and the 2019 World Championships (South Korea).

Five-time gold medalist and Bethesda resident Katie Ledecky will vie for her 15th world record in the upcoming days. At 21 years old, she has already amassed

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