Allison Schmitt Facts
American Women Swimmer
- Allison Schmitt is an American Women Swimmer.
- She was born in 1990 at Pittsburgh.
- She competes in Women's 200m Freestyle, Women's 400m Freestyle and Women's 4x100m Freestyle Relay Swimming categories.
- She is often called by her nicknames Schmitty, Al or Allie.
- She is a Psychology student at the University of Georgia.
- She plays for the club Athens Bulldog Swim Club.
- Jack Bauerle, Bob Bowman are her coach.
- She began swimming at age nine.
- She considers Michael Phelps as her hero.
- She competed at the Beijing 2008 Summer Olympic Games.
- At the 2012 London Olympics, she won a Silver Medal in Women's 400m Freestyle and a Bronze Medal along with her team in Women's 4x100m Freestyle Relay.
- She finished Women's 200m Freestyle in 1:53.61, has set a new olympic record, and won the Gold Medal at the 2012 London Olympics.