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It has been a year since Ryan Held won an Olympic gold medal in swimming for the U.S. in Rio. The Wolfpack senior, the 2017 ACC men's swimmer of the year, talks about the year that was, new goals, possibly some new tattoos. Chip Alexander calexander@newsobserver.com
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