Regan Smith Biography
Regan Smith is an American swimmer who is the current world record holder for both a 100- and 200-meter (long course) backstroke for women. She has a third world record as part of a 4 x 100 Medley Relay for women in the USA.
She set several new age-group records when Smith was twelve and won awards at high school state meetings. Following those successes, she joined the Riptide Swim Club in Apple Valley and started to receive coaching from Mike Parratto, known for coaching Jenny Thompson, a famous swimmer who won twelve Olympic medals.
Smith played at meetings with Olympians including Missy Franklin and Katie Ledecky when she was fourteen. In 2016 she was elected a citizen of the United States. National Junior Team and set records in the 100-yard backstroke, 100-yard butterfly, and 100-meter backstroke for the national age group. Among 13–14 year-olds she was named the 2016 Age Group Swimmer of the Year.
In July 2017, at age 15, Smith competed at the 2017 World Aquatics Championships in her first major international meeting. She qualified for the final 200-meter female backstroke event and placed 8th.In August, Smith won the 100-m backstroke gold medals and the 200-m backstroke in the 2017 FINA World Junior Swimming Championships. She broke the 15-16 national age group record for Missy Franklin in the 100 m finals, as well as the world junior record previously set by Taylor Ruck in the semis. She was awarded the 2017 National Age Group Swimmer of the Year for ages 15–16.
Smith won her first senior international medal the following year by taking bronze in the 200-meter backstroke at the 2018 Pan Pacific Swimming Championships in Tokyo. Smith set a new world junior record at the 2018 U.S. Swimming Championships when she and Kathleen Baker (at the time the 100-m backstroke world record holder) tied for the first time in the 200-meter backstroke with a time of 2:06.433. Smith also finished third in both the 100-meter backstroke and the 200-meter butterfly. She finished in 2018 with the title of Age Group Swimmer of the Year for the third time in her career and for the second consecutive time in the age group (15–16 year-olds).
Regan Smith Age and Birthday
She was born on 9 February 2002 in Lakeville, Minnesota, United States. She celebrates her birthday on 9 February every year.
Regan Smith Height and Weight
She is a woman of average stature, she also appears to be quite tall in stature in her photos. She stands at a height of 5′ 7″(1.7 m). She also weighs 121 lbs(55 Kg).
Regan Smith Education
She studied at Senior Year in High School, she also attended School Lakeville North High School. She is also a graduate of Stanford University.
Regan Smith Family
She is the daughter of Paul Smith. She has a sibling sister Brenna Smith. After doing our research, more details about her parents are not known to the public.
Regan Smith Husband
She likes to keep her personal life private hence information about her dating life is under research. It is not known whether she is married, dating, or has any children. However, this information will be updated as soon as it is available.
Regan Smith Net Worth
She has not revealed her net worth. She is a simple person and never likes to attract public attention by publicly displaying her wealth. However, this section is under review, we will update you when details about her net worth are revealed.
Regan Smith Measurements and Facts
Here are some interesting facts and body measurements you should know about Smith.
Regan Smith Bio and Wiki
- Full Names: Regan Smith
- Gender: Female
- Occupation / Profession: Swimmer
- Nationality: American
- Race / Ethnicity: White Caucasian Descent
- Religion: Not Known
- Sexual Orientation: Not Known
Regan Smith Birthday
- Age / How Old?: 18 years old (as of 2020)
- Zodiac Sign: Aquarius
- Date of Birth: February 9, 2002 (age 18)
- Place of Birth: Lakeville, Minnesota, United States
- Birthday: February 9
Regan Smith Body Measurements
- Body Measurements: 34-24-35
- Height / How Tall?: 5′ 7″(1.7 m)
- Weight: 121 lbs(55 Kg)
- Eye Color: Blue
- Hair Color: Blond
- Shoe Size: 6(US)
- Dress Size: Not Available
- Breast Size: 34 in
- Waist Size: 24 in
- Hip Size: 35 in
Regan Smith Family and Relationship
- Father (Dad): Paul Smith
- Mother: Not Known
- Siblings (Brothers and Sisters): sister Brenna Smith
- Marital Status: Not Known
- Wife/Spouse or Husband/Spouse: Not Known
- Dating / Girlfriend or Dating / Boyfriend: Not Known
- Children: Not Known
Regan Smith Networth and Salary
- Net Worth: Under Review
- Salary: Under Review
- Source of Income: Swimming
Regan Smith House and Cars
- Place of living: To be Updated
- Cars: Car Brand to be Updated
Regan Smith 2019 World Aquatics Championships
Smith competed in one individual event, the 200-meter backstroke, at the 2019 World Aquatics Championships in Gwangju, South Korea. Smith declared herself as the favorite in heats and semifinals. Smith posted a 2:06.01 time in the heats, breaking her own Junior record. Smith charged off the rest of the field in the semifinals and opened up a lead of two body lengths in the last 25 meters. With a time of 2:03.35, Smith hit the wall breaking Missy Franklin’s world record of 2:04.06, which had stood since 2012.
Despite not qualifying for an individual spot in the 100-meter backstroke. Smith was chosen as the backstroke leg for Team USA in the 4×100-meter medley relay final. Smith won gold along with Lilly King, Kelsi Dahlia, and Simone Manuel with a world-record time of 3:50.40 to break the previous mark of 3:51.55 set in 2017. As the lead-off leg, Smith’s split time was eligible for an official world record. Her lead-off split of 57.57 broke Kathleen Baker’s 100-meter backstroke world record of 58.00.
While not qualifying for an individual spot in the 100-meter backstroke, in the 4×100-meter medley relay final, Smith was picked as the backstroke leg for Team USA. Smith, along with Lilly King, Kelsi Dahlia, and Simone Manuel, won gold with a world record time of 3:50.40 to break the previous 3:51.55 mark set in 2017.
Smith’s split time as the lead-off leg had been qualified for an official world record. Her lead-off split of 57.57 smashed Kathleen Baker’s world record of 58.00 for the 100-meter backstroke. Smith was awarded 2019 for her accomplishments in 2019 by American Year Swimmer and World Swimmer of the Year. She was also named Swimmer of the Year 2019 National Age Group (ages 17–18), her fourth such career honor.
Frequently Asked Questions About Regan Smith
Who is Regan Smith?
Smith is an American swimmer who is the current world record holder for both a 100- and 200-meter (long course) backstroke for women. She has a third world record as part of a 4 x 100 Medley Relay for women in the USA.
How old is Regan Smith?
She is 18 years old as of 2020.
How tall is Regan Smith?
She stands at a height of 5′ 7″(1.7 m).
Is Regan Smith married?
Details about her love life are still under review. We will let you know when she gets in a relationship or when we discover helpful information about her love life.
How much is Regan Smith worth?
She has not yet revealed her net worth. We will update this section when we get and verify information about the wealth and properties under her name.
How much does Regan Smith make?
Her salary is still under review.
Where does Regan Smith live?
Because of security reasons, she has not shared her precise location of residence. We will immediately update this information if we get the location and images of her house.
Is Regan Smith dead or alive?
She is alive and in good health. There have been no reports of her being sick or having any health-related issues.
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