Full name: Summer Elisabeth Sanders (-Henderson, -Schlopy)
Height: 5-8.5 (175 cm)
Weight: 126 lbs (57 kg)
Born: October 13, 1972 in Roseville, California, United States
Affiliations: Stanford Cardinal, Stanford (USA)
Country: United States
Medals: 2 Gold, 1 Silver, 1 Bronze (4 Total)
Summer Sanders first came to international attention in 1989 when she won a silver medal in the 200 IM at the Pan Pacific Championship. In 1991 she won three gold medals at the Pan Pacs, in the 200 butterfly and both IMs. She also won three medals that year at the World Championships with a 200 fly gold medal, silver in the 200 IM, and bronze in the 400 IM. At the 1992 Barcelona Olympics, Sanders won two golds and four medals, winning the 200 fly and on the medley relay, with silver in the 200 IM, and bronze in the 400 IM. Sanders swam at Stanford where she won nine NCAA championships, with six individual titles, two each in the 200 yd fly, the 200 IM, and the 400 IM. She won eight US Championships.
After the 1992 Barcelona Olympics Sanders became a television personality, working as a swimming commentator, but also hosting âNBA Inside Stuffâ for eight years alongside Ahmad Rashad. She served as a correspondent and host on numerous television programs. In 2009 Sanders started hosting âInside Out with Summer Sanders,â a show on Universal Sports. She also appeared on âCelebrity Apprenticeâ hosted by future US President Donald Trump.
Sanders was married for four years to American Olympic swimmer [Mark Henderson], but they divorced and she later married [Erik Schlopy], also an Olympian as an Alpine skier.
|1992 Summer||19||Barcelona||Swimming||Women's 100 metres Butterfly||United States||USA||6|
|1992 Summer||19||Barcelona||Swimming||Women's 200 metres Butterfly||United States||USA||1||Gold|
|1992 Summer||19||Barcelona||Swimming||Women's 200 metres Individual Medley||United States||USA||2||Silver|
|1992 Summer||19||Barcelona||Swimming||Women's 400 metres Individual Medley||United States||USA||3||Bronze|
|1992 Summer||19||Barcelona||Swimming||Women's 4 Ã 100 metres Medley Relay||United States||USA||1||Gold|
|1992 Summer||19||Barcelona||Swimming||United States||Final||6||59.82||27.99||5||31.83 (7)|
|1992 Summer||19||Barcelona||Swimming||United States||Round One||Heat Five||3||Q||1:00.38||27.96||1||32.42 (3)|
|1992 Summer||19||Barcelona||Swimming||United States||Final||1||2:08.67||29.41||3||1:01.96||3||1:35.05||3||32.55 (3)||33.09 (1)||33.62 (2)|
|1992 Summer||19||Barcelona||Swimming||United States||Round One||Heat Five||2||Q||2:10.58||29.55||2||1:02.77||2||1:36.41||1||33.22 (1)||33.64 (1)||34.17 (2)|
|1992 Summer||19||Barcelona||Swimming||United States||Final||2||2:11.91||28.27||1||1:02.16||2||1:40.58||1||33.89 (2)||38.42 (1)||31.33 (3)|
|1992 Summer||19||Barcelona||Swimming||United States||Round One||Heat Six||1||Q||2:14.68||28.41||1||1:03.01||1||1:41.88||1||34.60 (5)||38.87 (2)||32.80 (7)|
|1992 Summer||19||Barcelona||Swimming||United States||Final||3||4:37.58||1:02.74||1||2:14.04||2||3:32.67||1||1:11.30 (4)||1:18.63 (2)||1:04.91 (7)|
|1992 Summer||19||Barcelona||Swimming||United States||Round One||Heat Two||1||Q||4:43.95||1:02.94||1||2:14.34||1||3:36.40||1||1:11.40 (2)||1:22.06 (3)||1:07.55 (5)|
|1992 Summer||19||Barcelona||Swimming||United States||USA||Round One||Heat Three||1||1:00.15||27.89||3:15.39||3|