Michelle Smyth, also known by her married name as Michelle de Bruin, was the Olympic medal winner accused of drug taking.
Enith Brigitha NED 1976 bronze medal in both 100 & 200 free was the first black swimmer. Anthony Nesty SUR was the first black swimmer to win a gold medal in 1988 100 fly
Dara Torres is the oldest women swimmer to win a medal in the olympics.She was 41 years old when she won a medal.She also won a silver medal.
Probably not that much, because the medal is made out to the swimmer.
Johnny Weissmuller won an olympic swimming gold medal
Cullen Jones， In 2008, he solidified himself as one of the fastest men in the water after becoming the second African American in history to win a gold medal in swimming.
There has been at least one tie for an Olympic gold medal. The 2000 Olympics, held in Sydney, Australia, had a tie in the men's 50M freestyle swimming event between Gary Hall, Jr. (USA) and Anthony Ervin (USA). Each swimmer had a time of 21.98 seconds, and each swimmer received a gold medal. There was no silver medal awarded for that event, only two gold and one bronze.
The country that won the bronze medal in the women's 100 metre butterfly swimming event at the 2016 Rio Olympics was the United States.Their swimmer for this event was Dana Vollmer. Her bronze medal winning time was 56:63.
Um the champion swimmer would be Micheal Phelps from the united states. from Canada this year ( 2008 ) in the Olympics it was Ryan Cochrane. He was the only swimmer to get Canada a medal in swimming. also great swimmer would be Natalie Coughlin is a great female swimmer from the u.s Ryan Lochte is also a great swimmer from the u.s. mike mintanko ian thorp is one of the worlds best but right now the worlds best swimmer is Micheal Phelps from the u.s. he got 8 gold medals and 7 world records at the Beijing 2008 Olympics! it was amazing!
penny haynes is a african swimmer who won gold medal
Eugene get his Silver Medal in the Swimming competition.
Adelina Sotnikova won the Olympic gold medal in the swimming category for the 2014 winter Olympics.
Its Stephanie Rice, and she's an Australian Olympic Gold Medal swimmer.
the youngest swimmer to ever to make it to the Olympics was Micheal phelps he made it into the Olympics when he was 15 and won one medal that year
Ye Shiwen is an Olympic swimmer from China. Being only 16 years of age, she competed in the London Olympics of 2012, and won the gold medal in women's 400-meter. She became the center of attention when her time of 28.93 was faster than that of Ryan Lochte, a favorite from the men's swimming division.
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USA; Micheal Phelps won 8 gold medals in the 2008 Beijing Olympics which includes the USA gold medal;He is also the only swimmer with the most gold medals won in swimming history.
Rebecca Addlington (GBR) Stephanie Rice (AUS)
An Olympic swimmer got her first gold medal and kept it as a memento.
Anthony Ervin was the first African American swimmer to win a Gold medal.