Skip to content
Subscriber Only

Double Swim Gold Medalist Ye, 16, Predicts Younger Champions

Chinese swimmer Ye Shiwen became a double Olympic gold medalist at 16. She’s predicting the stars of the future could be even younger.

Ye, who’s become one of the most talked-about athletes of London 2012, shattered the Olympic record last night to add the 200-meter individual medley title to the 400-meter medley crown she got on the first day of the meet by breaking the world record.