Theresa Michalak

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Theresa Michalak
Personal information
Full name Theresa Michalak
National team  Germany
Born (1992-05-07) 7 May 1992 (age 25)
Halle an der Saale, Germany
Height 1.75 m (5 ft 9 in)
Weight 65 kg (143 lb)
Sport Swimming
Strokes Medley, freestyle
Club SV Halle
College team University of Florida (U.S.)

Theresa Michalak (born 7 May 1992) is a German competitive swimmer and former European champion. She represented Germany at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, competing in the 200-metre individual medley and 4×200-metre freestyle relay.[1] Michalak holds the German records for the 100-metre and 200-metre individual medley.[2] She won the gold medal in the 100-metre individual medley at the 2011 European Short Course Swimming Championships.[3]

Michalak accepted an athletic scholarship to attend the University of Florida in Gainesville, Florida, in the United States, where she now trains with 2012 U.S. Olympic coach Gregg Troy's Florida Gators swimming and diving team.[4]

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  1. ^ Profile
  2. ^ "European Short Course Championships: Mireia Belmonte Garcia, Anastasia Zueva Posts Blistering Times". Swimming World Magazine. 10 December 2011. Retrieved 11 December 2011. 
  3. ^ "EUROPEAN SHORT COURSE SWIMMING CHAMPIONSHIPS Szczecin, Poland – Women's 100m Individual Medley". Retrieved 9 August 2012. 
  4. ^ Daniela Kasper, "Theresa Michalak adjusting to the speed of practices with Florida Gators," (27 April 2015). Retrieved 12 May 2015.

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