Sue Walsh Swimming & Diving News & Bio
Swimming Legend Sue Walsh Makes Waves With Swim Across America And In Cancer Fight
|High School:||Mount Mercy Academy|
|Notes:||10x Collegiate National Champion; 1980 US Olympic Swimming & Diving Team|
Swimming and philanthropy go hand-in-hand for Sue Walsh. She was introduced to Swim Across America through her 1980 U.S. Olympic teammate Craig Beardsley, and the...Sun Sep 17, 2023
A golden era of Tar Heel swimming
This golden era, from the late 1970s into the early 1980s, saw UNC women's swimming and diving program flourish under the guidance of two young...Sun Jan 23, 2022
Sue Walsh Listed Among 100 Greatest Collegiate Swimmers & Divers
Sue Walsh, one of the most decorated athletes to ever compete at UNC, has been named among the College Swimming & Diving Coaches Association's 100...
Wed Nov 10, 2021
Podcast: Sue Walsh, Tar Heel Olympian, continues her legacy through ForevHER Tar Heels
Former UNC Swimming great Sue Walsh discusses her Olympic beginnings and initiatives for female student-athlete empowerment, but not without first highlighting some of her fondest...
Mon Aug 17, 2020
Olympic dreams deferred
Two North Carolina legends offer advice to student-athletes whose Olympic hopes have been put on hold. In 1979, Sue Walsh swam the fastest 100-meter backstroke...
Wed May 6, 2020