Natalie Coughlin

Natalie Anne Coughlin Hall (born August 23, 1982) is an American competition swimmer and model, she is twelve-time Olympic medalist. Ten days before her 20th birthday in 2002, she became the first woman ever to swim the 100-meter backstroke (long course) in under a minute. At the 2008 Summer Olympics, she became the first U.S. female athlete in modern Olympic history to win six medals in one Olympiad, and the first woman ever to win a 100-meter backstroke gold in two consecutive Olympics.Coughlin's success has earned her the World Swimmer of the Year Award one time and American Swimmer of the Year Award three times.
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  • Is that a new app in your Speedos?

    By now, we all know how to map our runs and monitor the distance we’ve gone. Which is great. But what if you’re a swimmer? Speedo, in partnership with agency Hello Design, yesterday unveiled “Speedo Fit,” designed to help swimmers of all levels set, reach and track their goals. Built from the insights gathered from Speedo’s earlier digital experiments in the form of a commu ...

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