Dara Torres

by Jack Ol 07 Jul,2016
Dara Torres
Personal Info
Facts
  • Birth Name Dara Grace Torres
  • Birth Place Beverly Hills, California
  • Famous Name Dara Torres
  • Father Edward Torres
  • Mother Marylu Kauder
  • Net Worth $3 million
  • Salary $363636
  • Nationality American
  • Ethnicity White
  • Currently Married N/A
  • Children Tessa Grace
  • Affair with David Hoffman
  • Boyfriend David Hoffman

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 is retired from her professional career. However, she still is an Idol 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 was born on April 15, 1967, in Beverly, Hills, California; the United States. She is 54 years old. She is an American by her nationality but her ethnicity is Latin. She was born to Edward Torres and Marylu Kauder. She was from the strong family background. Her father was a casino owner and a real estate developer. Her mother was a popular model of her time.

Childhood and Career

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.

Is Dara Torres Married? Who is her Husband?

Dara first married in the year 1992 with Jeff Gowen and they separated very short period of their marriage. In the Year 2003, she married Itzhak Shasha. Unfortunately, again her wedding did not turn successful and they both separated in the year 2004. However, after their separation, she started her affair with David Hoffman. Currently, they both are in a live-in relationship. They are happy in their life. They both are loyal to each other. She also has a child Tessa Grace.

Torres is multitalented and has 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. 

Dara Torres Salary and Net worth

Dara Torres is quite a busy woman even several years after her retirement from a professional sports career. She still makes millions from several sources and businesses. Her net worth is reported to be in the millions.

She also works through the foundation and raises funds for Cancer research. She is also an author and has published her two books. Her book Age is Just a Number: Achieve Your Dreams at Any Stage in Your Life, became a top-selling business book upon its publication through which she made good earnings.

Torres has even filled many roles as a television personality, an active motivational speaker, and a fitness instructor. Torres is also into business and recently partnered with a CBD products company called CaniBrands where she is a Chief Lifestyle & Wellness Officer.

She follows a nutritious diet to look pretty. Through the regular workout, she is fit and fine. She is not undergoing any health issues. 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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