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Ann Simmons

Full name: Ann Linnaea Simmons
Gender: Female
Height: 5-4 (163 cm)
Weight: 126 lbs (57 kg)
Born: March 10, 1953 in Santa Monica, California, United States
Affiliations: Lakewood Aquatic Club, Lakewood (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Swimming


Ann Simmons attended Long Beach City College and then UCLA. A distance specialist, Simmons won a gold medal in the 400 freestyle at the 1971 Pan American Games. She won AAU titles in the 1971 400 free and the 1970 200 free. In September 1971 Simmons set a world record of 8:59.4 for the 800 metre freestyle at a meet in Minsk, Belarus in the Soviet Union. She later became a swim coach for the U Cal Irvine women’s swim team.


Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1972 Summer 19 München Swimming Women's 800 metres Freestyle United States USA 4

Women's 800 metres Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T
1972 Summer 19 München Swimming United States Final 4 8:57.62
1972 Summer 19 München Swimming United States Round One Heat Three 1 QU 9:11.94
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