Amy Deloris Van Dyken, born on February 15, 1973, in Denver, Colorado, is a former swimmer, an Olympic Champion, former World record holder and also a radio sports talk-show host. The lady has earned numerous accolades all through her active career which includes 6 Olympic gold medals out of which 4 were earned at the Summer Olympics of 1996; and the other two were won at the 2000 Sydney olympics.
Here is a peek of her achievements:-
Titled as the "Swimming World's American Swimmer of the Year" in 1995 and 1996
Won two gold medals at the Summer Olympics that was held in Sydney, Australia in the year 2000
Inducted into the US Olympic Hall of Fame in the year 2008
Named by Women's Sports and Fitness magazine as one of the 25 most influential females in sports