January 16, 2013

USA Olympic Gold Medalist Jeff Rouse Visits H-SC Swim Team

HAMPDEN-SYDNEY, VA - Jeff Rouse, an Olympic Gold Medalist swimmer for USA and a member of the International Swimming Hall of Fame, recently visited with the Hampden-Sydney Swimming team. Rouse won three gold medals and one silver medal at the 1992 and 1996 Olympic Games while also setting two world records. 

Rouse visited the team on December 14 to speak with the team, answer questions, and share video of one of his gold medal winning performances. He spoke about his swim experience and gave the student-athletes some tips on how to be successful in swimming and in life.

To view photos from the event, please click here. For more information on Jeff Rouse, visit his Wikipedia page or his bio on the International Swimming Hall of Fame website.