Canada's Summer McIntosh, 14, puts Olympics on notice with record swim

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Canadian teen Summer McIntosh put the world on notice during the 400-meter freestyle heat in the swimming competition at the Tokyo Olympics on Sunday.

The 14-year-old finished in third place behind American superstar Katie Ledecky and set a national record with a 4:02:72 in the event.

United States’ Katy Ledecky competes in a 400-meter freestyle heat at the 2020 Summer Olympics, Sunday, July 25, 2021, in Tokyo. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Her mother, Jill McIntosh, competed for Canada in swimming at the 1984 Olympics.

The teen will race in the 400-meter freestyle medal competition on Monday. Ledecky is the favorite to win the event as she took home first place in the heat.

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