Olympian swims 24 miles across Lake Pontchartrain

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NEW ORLEANS, La. (WGNO) – Team USA Olympian Ashley Tappin-Doussan swam 24 miles across Lake Pontchartrain this weekend.

The trip took over ten hours, and she swam in a team of four. Tappin-Doussan won gold medals for Team USA in both 1992 and 1996.

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