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United States
Age: 22
Date of Birth: Oct. 29, 1981
Hometown: Irvine, Calif.
Current Residence: Tucson, Ariz.
Sport: Swimming
Event: Women's 100-meter breaststroke, 200 individual medley, 200 breaststroke.
Height: 5-8
Weight: 120
College: Arizona
Club: Tucson Ford
Previous Olympics: 2000 - 3rd in 200 breaststroke; 1996 - 1st in 400 medley relay, 2nd in 100 breaststroke, 2nd in 200 breaststroke.
World Championships: 2003 - 2nd in 100 breaststroke, 1st in 200 breaststroke, 2nd in 400 medley relay.
National Championships: 2004 - 1st in 100 breaststroke, 1st in 200 breaststroke, 1st in 200 individual medley; 2003 - 1st in 200 IM.
World ranking: 5th in 100 breaststroke, 1:07.54; 1st in 200 breaststroke, 2:22.44; 1st in 200 individual medley, 2:12.02.
Other career highlights: Was second-youngest American swimmer to win Olympic medals with two silvers and a gold in 1996 as a 14-year-old.

Results: Amanda Beard
PlaceEventTime/ScoreYear
GoldWomen's 200m Breaststroke2:23.37, ORAthens 2004
SilverWomen's 200m BreaststrokeAtlanta 1996
BronzeWomen's 200m BreaststrokeSydney 2000
SilverWomen's 200m Individual Medley2:11.70Athens 2004
SilverWomen's 4x100m Medley Relay1:06.32Athens 2004
SilverWomen's 100m BreaststrokeAtlanta 1996