Quotes by Dara Torres

About Dara Torres:

Dara Grace Torres is an American former competition swimmer who is a twelve-time Olympic medalist and former world record-holder in three events. Torres is the first and only swimmer to represent the United States in five Olympic Games (1984, 1988, 1992, 2000 and 2008), and, at age 41, was the oldest swimmer ever to earn a place on the U.S. Olympic team. At the 2008 Summer Olympics, she competed in the 50-meter freestyle, 4×100-meter medley relay, and 4×100-meter freestyle relay, and won silver medals in all three events.

Author Bio

  • NameDara Torres
  • DescriptionAmerican swimmer, Olympic gold medalist, former world record-holder, sports broadcaster, swimsuit model
  • AliasesDara Grace Torres; Dara Torres Shasha; Dara Torres Hoffman
  • BornApril 15, 1967
  • CountryUnited States Of America
  • ProfessionSportsperson; Swimmer