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Tiffany Cohen

Full name: Tiffany Lisa Cohen (-Adams, -Lalonde)
Gender: Female
Height: 5-8.5 (175 cm)
Weight: 139 lbs (63 kg)
Born: June 11, 1966 in Culver City, California, United States
Affiliations: Mission Viejo Nadadores, Mission Viejo (USA)
Country: USA United States
Sport: Swimming

Medals: 2 Gold (2 Total)

Biography

Tiffany Cohen swam for the Mission Viejo Nadadores and the University of Texas. A distance specialist, Cohen won short-course national titles in 1982 in the 500, 1,000, and 1,650 yard freestyles. Prior to winning her two gold medals in the 400 and 800 freestyles at the 1984 Olympics, Cohen won gold medals at the 1983 Pan American Games in the same events. She also won a bronze medal in the 400 freestyle at the 1982 World Championships. Cohen retired after the 1987 season.

Cohen eventually settled in Florida and worked in business development for hospice care in the state. Her inspiration for this came after her own father needed hospice care. Her daughter swam for the University of Maine.

Results

Games Age City Sport Event Team NOC Rank Medal
1984 Summer 18 Los Angeles Swimming Women's 400 metres Freestyle United States USA 1 Gold
1984 Summer 18 Los Angeles Swimming Women's 800 metres Freestyle United States USA 1 Gold

Women's 400 metres Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T 1cT 1cR 2cT 2cR 3cT 3cR 100-200m 200-300m 300-400m
1984 Summer 18 Los Angeles Swimming United States Final 1 OR 4:07.10 1:01.25 1 2:03.15 1 3:05.27 1 1:01.90 (1) 1:02.12 (1) 1:01.83 (3)
1984 Summer 18 Los Angeles Swimming United States Round One Heat Four 1 Q 4:11.49 1:02.97 2 2:07.21 2 3:10.06 2 1:04.24 (2) 1:02.85 (1) 1:01.43 (1)

Women's 800 metres Freestyle

Games Age City Sport Country Phase Unit Rank T 1cT 1cR 2cT 2cR 3cT 3cR 4cT 4cR 5cT 5cR 6cT 6cR 7cT 7cR 100-200m 200-300m 300-400m 4-5m 5-6m 6-7m 7-8m
1984 Summer 18 Los Angeles Swimming United States Final 1 OR 8:24.95 1:01.86 1 2:05.27 1 3:08.18 1 4:11.16 1 5:14.40 1 6:18.32 1 7:22.10 1 1:03.41 (1) 1:02.91 (1) 1:02.98 (1) 1:03.24 (1) 1:03.92 (2) 1:03.78 (1) 1:02.85 (2)
1984 Summer 18 Los Angeles Swimming United States Round One Heat Three 1 Q 8:41.86 1:03.65 =2 2:09.74 1 3:15.48 1 4:21.13 1 5:26.19 1 6:31.27 1 7:36.89 1 1:06.09 (2) 1:05.74 (1) 1:05.65 (2) 1:05.06 (1) 1:05.08 (1) 1:05.62 (1) 1:04.97 (3)
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