Download Video and Audio from YouTube

The unexpected wave that defined an Olympic swimming race | On the Line

472,019 views 4 280

Pre-event favourite American Carolyn Wood almost drowned in the 100m butterfly Swimming final at the Olympic Summer Games 1960 in Rome when she inadvertently swallowed a mouthful of water. The inside story on the unknown, overlooked, and unforgettable moments from swimming, alpine skiing, and athletics’ iconic 100m final: Subscribe to the official Olympic channel here: Visit the Olympic Channel, where the Games never end: