Bobby Finke Has Olympic Fans Going Bonkers Over His Last 50 Meters In Upset 800 Gold

The underdog Team USA swimmer spent much of the race in the middle of the pack, but blazed home to win.

Bobby Finke entered the Tokyo Olympics with the 12th fastest qualifying time in the 800-meter freestyle. He left the water Thursday as a gold medalist.

Finke’s furious surge from fourth place to victory in the last 50 meters caught the attention of fans on Twitter.

Watch him churn:

And check out the fun reactions to his upset victory.