Rania Elwani

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Rania Elwani
Personal information
Full name Rania Amr Mostafa Elwani
رانیا عمرو مصطفي علواني
Nationality  Egypt
Born (1977-10-14) 14 October 1977 (age 39)
Giza, Egypt
Sport Swimming
Club Al Ahly SC
College team SMU Mustangs (USA)

Dr. Rania Elwani (born 14 October 1977)[1] is an Olympic and former African Record holding swimmer from Egypt. She swam for Egypt at 1992, 1996 and 2000 Olympics.

In 2004, she became a member of the International Olympic Committee.[1] As of 2010 she is also a member of the Athlete Committee of the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA).[2]

She attended and swam for the USA's Southern Methodist University from 1997-1999.


  1. ^ a b Elwani's bio page from the website of the International Olympic Committee; retrieved 2011-07-30.
  2. ^ Athlete Committee page from the WADA website; retrieved 2011-07-30.