Olympic Medal: W Swim 200 Free

July 31, 2012 at 2:54 PM
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LONDON, July 31 (UPI) -- Allison Schmitt of the United States won the Olympic gold medal Tuesday in the women's 200-meter freestyle.

Camille Muffat of France took the silver. The bronze went to Bronte Barratt of Australia.

In the 400-meter freestyle event earlier in these Olympics, Muffat rallied to catch Schmitt and win the gold medal. This time, Schmitt built a huge lead that Muffat could not overcome.

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