Amanda Beard

Amanda Beard is a seven-time Olympic medalist. She lives in Tucson, Arizona, with her husband, the photographer Sacha Brown, and her son, Blaise. Visit her at AmandaBeard.net.

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In her New York Times bestselling memoir, international swimming star Amanda Beard reveals the truth about coming of age in the Olympic spotlight, the demons she battled along the way, and the newfound happiness that proved to be her greatest victory.SHE WAS DROWNING IN PLAIN SIGHT At the tender age of fourteen, Amanda Beard walked onto the pool deck at the Atlanta Olympics carrying her teddy bear, Harold, and left with two silvers and a gold medal. She competed in three more Olympic games,...

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How Swimming Saved Amanda Beard's Life

Hear how Amanda Beard's dedication to swimming allotted her 7 Olympic medals and pulled her out of the pits of depression. Get the whole story on Amanda from her book, IN THE WATER THEY CAN'T SEE YOU CRY.

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