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Amy White

Full name: Amy Lee White (-Ballidis)
Gender: Female
Height: 5-7.5 (172 cm)
Weight: 126 lbs (57 kg)
Born: October 20, 1968 in Redondo Beach, California, United States
Affiliations: University High School
Country: USA United States
Sport: Swimming

Medals: 1 Silver (1 Total)

Biography

Amy White was only a 15-year-old sophomore at University High School in Irvine, California when she competed at the 1984 Olympics, but she still won a silver medal in the 200 backstroke. She had won gold in the event at the 1983 Pan American Games when she was only 14. White won the 1984 US title in 200 backstroke, after finishing second in 1983. White later attended Southern Methodist University, but stopped swimming after her sophomore year due to back injuries. She later became a paralegal in the Southern California area, where she met her husband, a lawyer with the firm she was working for.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1984 Summer 15 Los Angeles Swimming Women's 200 metres Backstroke United States USA 2 Silver

Women's 200 metres Backstroke

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T 5dT 5dR 1cT 1cR 1.5cT 1.5cR
1984 Summer 15 Los Angeles Swimming United States Final 2 2:13.04 31.75 4 1:05.37 3 1:39.21 3 33.62 (2) 33.84 (1) 33.83 (2)
1984 Summer 15 Los Angeles Swimming United States Round One Heat Four 1 Q 2:15.40 32.54 4 1:07.25 2 1:41.35 2 34.71 (2) 34.10 (1) 34.05 (1)
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