• TALKS

    Catching Up with Ashley Twichell

    Congratulations on winning the 10k at Open Water Nationals by nearly a minute! How did it feel to realize you won? Thank you so much! It was definitely an exciting win for me. The USA women have always had a lot of depth, so Nationals has always been very competitive. When we started inviting international athletes last year, the race became all the more competitive, so that win really helped increase my confidence heading into World Championships. On top of that, I didn’t have the best 2013 Nationals, and I think that was in large part due to the fact that I wasn’t quite over missing the 2012 Olympic Team.…