Elizabeth Beisel

Swimmer, Olympic athlete

1992 –

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Who is Elizabeth Beisel?

Elizabeth Lyon Beisel is an American college and international swimmer who specializes in backstroke and individual medley events. She has won a total of six medals in major international competition, three gold, one silver, and two bronze spanning the Olympics, World Aquatics, and the Pan Pacific championships. Beisel competed in the 200-meter backstroke and 400-meter individual medley events at the 2008 Summer Olympics, placing fifth and fourth, respectively, in the world. She won the silver medal in the 400-meter individual medley and bronze in the 200-meter backstroke at the 2012 Summer Olympics.

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Born
Aug 18, 1992
Saunderstown
Also known as
  • Bekel
  • Diesel
  • Elizabeth Lyon Beisel
Parents
Siblings
Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Education
  • North Kingstown High School
  • University of Florida
Lived in
  • Gainesville

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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