Anna McVann

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Anna Therese McVann
Born (1968-12-30)30 December 1968
South Australia
Known for Swimming, Olympian, First Australian female to win Gold in all Freestyle events at Australian Championships.

Anna McVann is an Olympian who represented Australia in Swimming. At the age of 14, Anna McVann in her first National Championships broke a National Age record for the 200m freestyle event. In 1984 she became the first female to win Gold medals in all freestyle events at the Australian Championships.[1] This effort saw her automatically selected for the 1984 Los Angeles Olympics where she was a finalist in all her events; 200m, 400m, 800m Freestyle and 4 x 100m Freestyle relay.[2]

In 2008 McVann was inducted into the SwimmingSA Hall of Fame.[1]

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