Dara Torres Biography

Published on : 07 July, 2016

Facts of Dara Torres

Birth Name Dara Grace Torres
Famous Name Dara Torres
Father Edward Torres
Mother Marylu Kauder
Nationality American
Ethnicity White
Birth Place/City Beverly Hills, California
Salary $363636
Net Worth $3 million
Weight in KG 68 kg
Affair with David Hoffman
Boyfriend David Hoffman
Married N/A
Children Tessa Grace
Date of Birth: 1967 April 15
Age: 50 years old
Birth Nation: United States
Birth Sign:: Acer

If you are a swimming fan, then you cannot deny the name of Dara Torres. She is one of the outstanding, extraordinary and most remarkable players of swimming. Currently, she retires from her professional career. However, she still served as an Ideal for several girls who want to serve their future in the world of swimming. She is a twelve-time Olympic medalist and former world record-holder in three events. This exotic lady has put her first step into this world on April 15, 1967, Beverly, Hills, California; the United States is her birth place. She is 49 years of her age. She is an American by her nationality but her ethnicity is Latin.

She was born to Edward Torres and Marylu Kauder. She was from a strong family background. Her father was a casino owner and a real estate developer. Her mother was a popular model of her time. From her little age she was passionate about swimming. She attended the Westlake School for Girls and competed for the Westlake swim team. Darlene Bible coached her from her seventh grade through her sophomore year. Later, she attended the University of Florida in Gainesville. There she swam for Florida Gators swimming and diving team in National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). After her college career, the time was to flourish her in Intl. games and she participated in several Intl. and national tournaments. Talking about her Olympic Stats, she has won four gold medals, four silver medals, and four bronze medals in her entire Olympic career. Moreover, she also participated in World Championships, Pan Pacific Championships, and Pan American Games.

Coming into her private life section, she was a married man. She had a husband. She had celebrated her wedding in the year 1992 with Jeff Gowen and they separated very short period of their marriage.  In Year 2003, she married to Itzhak Shasha. Unfortunately, again her wedding did not turn successful and they both separated in the year 2004. However, after their separation, she found David Hoffman in his life. Currently, they both are in live-in relationship. They are happy in their life. They both are loyal to each other. They do not engage in any affair she also has a child Tessa Grace. She is a multitalented and served as a television reporter and announcer for American networks NBC, ESPN, TNT, OLN, and Fox News Channel. She also proves herself as a successful model. She was also elected to the International Jewish Sports Hall of Fame in 2005. She also works through the foundation and raises funds for Cancer research. She is veteran and published her two books.

She follows a nutritious diet to look pretty. Through the regular workout, she is fit and fine. She is not undergoing with any health issue. She is bagging an extraordinary salary by her employer. Her total salary is boosting her total net worth. She is widely followed by her fans on social networking sites. A lot of info about her life and bio can be easily viewed on Wiki.


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