Meet Anthony Ervin: The most interesting man in swimming

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Anthony Ervin, the oldest man to swim for the United States at the Olympics in more than a century, earned a gold medal in the Rio Games' 50-meter freestyle race Friday night. He is the oldest Olympic swimmer to ever win an individual event.

Ervin’s life isn’t your stereotypical Olympic story. In his 35 years, he’s done and seen more than most people do in a lifetime.