Jul 31, 2021; Tokyo, Japan; Katie Ledecky (USA) races Katie Grimes (USA) in the women's 800m freestyle final during the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Summer Games at Tokyo Aquatics Centre. Mandatory Credit: Rob Schumacher-USA TODAY Sports

The U.S. Swimming Olympic Trials will begin at Lucas Oil Stadium in Indianapolis on Saturday, June 15th and continue through June 23rd to determine the USA Swimming team roster. More than 1,000 athletes will compete with 26 women and 26 men earning the honor of representing USA Swimming at the Olympic Games Paris 2024.

Lucas Oil Stadium, renowned as the home of the Indianapolis Colts, is making history by being transformed into an Olympic-size pool. This unprecedented move sees an NFL football stadium hosting a swimming trial for the first time in swimming trials history.

The swimming trials will see familiar faces including Katie Ledecky, who has already etched her name in swimming history. With an impressive record of seven Olympic Medals and 21 world championship medals, Ledecky is set to race in the 200m, 400m, 800m, and 1500m freestyle races. As the current world record holder in the 800m and 1500m, her performances are sure to be thrilling.


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