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Milorad Cavic

About Milorad Cavic

American-born Serbian swimmer who won the silver medal at the 2008 Beijing Olympics in the 100 meter butterfly.

Early life

He was born in Anaheim, but he represented Serbia at the Olympics.


He set swimming records both in high school and college.

Family of Milorad Cavic

He was born to Dusko and Ljiljana Cavic, both of whom hailed from Serbia.

Close associates of Milorad Cavic

He came in second to Michael Phelps at the 2008 Olympics by 1/100ths of a second in the 100m butterfly competition.

Ross Davenport

About Ross Davenport

Swimmer who made his Olympic debut at the 2004 Summer Games in Athens.

Early life

He attended Belper School, where he honed some of his skills.


He was the 2006 Commonwealth Champion in the 200 meter freestyle.

Family of Ross Davenport

His brother, Ashley Davenport, is also a talented swimmer.

Close associates of Ross Davenport

His Commonwealth Championship proceeded Ian Thorpe, who had won the last two events in 1998 and 2002.

Elizabeth Beisel

About Elizabeth Beisel

American backstroke swimmer who won a silver and bronze at the 2012 London Olympics.

Early life

She made her international competition debut at the 2007 World Championships at age 14.


She won her first World Aquatics Championship gold medal in 2011.

Family of Elizabeth Beisel

She has a brother named Danny.

Close associates of Elizabeth Beisel

She, like Michael Phelps, earned multiple Olympic medals for the U.S. in 2012.

Maya DiRado

About Maya DiRado

American swimmer specializing in freestyle, butterfly, backstroke and the inspanidual medley events. She competed at the 2016 Olympics in Rio, winning gold medals in the 4×200 meter freestyle relay and in the 200 meter backstroke.

Early life

She was a three time high school state champion in the 200 yard in the inspanidual medley. She swam for Stanford University while studying management science and engineering.


She won the NCAA titles in the 200 and 400 yard inspanidual medley at Stanford in 2014.

Family of Maya DiRado

She was born in San Francisco to parents Marit and Ruben. She married Stanford swimmer Rob Andrews in 2015.

Close associates of Maya DiRado

She won silver in the 400 meter inspanidual medley at the 2016 Olympics, coming in second to Katinka Hosszu who won gold.

James Crisp

About James Crisp

Paralympic swimmer who won seven medals at the 2000 Paralympics, including three gold medals.

Early life

He began swimming as psychotherapy when he contracted polio as a child.


He has won numerous gold medals at the IPC Swimming World Championships.

Family of James Crisp

He was born in Nottingham.

Close associates of James Crisp

He competed at the 2012 Paralympics, which featured swimmers such as Ahmed Kelly.

Inge de Bruijn

About Inge de Bruijn

Dutch swimmer and four-time Olympic champion, she won four gold, two silver and two bronze medals over her decorated career.

Early life

She made her debut in 1991 at the World Aquatics Championships, winning a bronze medal with the 4×100 m relay team.


She set world records in the 50 meter and 100 meter freestyle, and the 100 meter butterfly at the 2000 Olympics.

Family of Inge de Bruijn

She is the daughter of a French father and a Dutch mother.

Close associates of Inge de Bruijn

She medaled at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney where runner Marion Jones also took home the gold.