Dana Vollmer Returns to Competition with 16th-Place Finish in 50 Free

By Braden Keith on SwimSwam 2018 TYR PRO SWIM SERIES – AUSTIN Thursday, January 11 – Sunday, January 14, 2018 Lee and Joe Jamail Texas Swim Center Austin, TX Prelims 9 AM (Th-Sat) / Finals 6 PM (Th), 5:40 (Fri-Sat) / Timed Finals 8 AM (Sun) – U.S. Central Time Links, Schedule & Points/Money Info Meet site Live Stream on NBCSN Meet info Psych Sheets Saturday Finals Heat Sheet...
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January 14, 2018

Olympic swimmer Dana Vollmer races in meet while pregnant

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April 14, 2017  |  Discuss

WATCH: 2016 Olympics: Cal's Dana Vollmer, Kathleen Baker talk sharing golden finale in 4x100m medley

Cal alum Dana Vollmer and current Golden Bear Kathleen Baker talk about they pushed each other during training to help bring home the gold for the U.S. Saturday in the 4x100m medley relay in Rio.
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August 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Dana Vollmer has enjoyed her journey to Rio

Winner of a silver and bronze during the early action in Rio, Dana Vollmer sits down with Rebecca Lowe to outline her incredible journey to the Summer Games.
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August 08, 2016  |  Discuss

Dana Vollmer wins a Bronze in 100 Fly

Vollmer won her 2nd medal in the 2016 Rio games. One day after earning the Silver in Women’s 4x100 Free Relay, Dana Vollmer adds to her 2016 Rio haul with a Bronze from the 100 Fly. Vollmer swam a time of 56.63s. She was trying to become the first person to repeat as Gold medalist in the 100 Fly. .@danavollmer wins the #bronze medal in the 100m fly with a time of 56.63! Way...
Via California Golden Blogs
August 07, 2016

Golden Nuggets: Vollmer, Weitzeil Win Silver In 100M Butterfly

Dana Vollmer, Abby Weitzeil bring in the first medals for Cal Olympians. Volleyball Savannah Rennie Back In Berkeley BERKELEY - Cal volleyball student-athlete Savannah Rennie has returned to Berkeley, less than three months after receiving a liver transplant at the Indiana University Transplant Center. Rennie, who was diagnosed last September with Congenital Hepatic Fibrosis...
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August 07, 2016

Dana Vollmer qualifies for 100m butterfly final

Dana Vollmer, the reigning 100m butterfly Olympic champion and #mommaonamission, gets the job done and qualifies for Sunday's final. USA teammate Kelsi Worrell missed the final by 0.03 seconds.
Via CSN Chicago
August 06, 2016

Column: Olympic champ Dana Vollmer shows how to have it all

SAN ANTONIO (AP) Dana Vollmer is back at the pool, hoping to compete at another Olympics and reclaim her world record. You know, normal stuff for an athlete who's been on top of the game. Only now, she's taking someone else along for the ride. A son named Arlen. ''Breastfeeding,'' she said, breaking into an enormous if somewhat weary smile that any new mother could appreciate. ...
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August 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Worrell wins 100 fly at US nationals, Vollmer takes 4th

SAN ANTONIO (AP) Kelsi Worrell won the women's 100-meter butterfly at the U.S. national championships Thursday night with a time that would have been good enough for a medal at the world championships, while Olympic gold medalist and former world record holder Dana Vollmer settled for fourth. Not that Vollmer was disappointed with her performance. She was competing just five months...
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August 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Vollmer sets world record in 100 fly

Dana Vollmer of the United States set a world record to win the 100-meter butterfly at the London Olympics on Sunday. Vollmer led at the turn and hit the wall in 55.98 seconds to shave 0.08 off the previous mark set by Sarah Sjostrom of Sweden at the 2009 world championships in Rome. Vollmer had set an Olympic record in Saturday morning's heats. She missed qualifying for the 2008...
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July 29, 2012  |  Discuss

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