Swimmer Erica Sullivan made a splash with an epic performance in the pool at the Tokyo Olympics, where she won the silver medal in the 1500-meter freestyle during its first year featured for women’s swimming. Now, the University of Texas freshman joins the Pod to talk about her love of long-distance swimming, mental health, and her future in film.

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