There's no way I would have won a medal if I hadn't thought positively about it for the whole entire two years that I was training." In all, Torres swam in five different Olympics from the time she was a teenager to her final appearance at age 41.know that Dara Torres would be swimming to make the Olympic team that night.Fox - Actress, Director, Producer Washington Mystics - WNBA Washington Nationals - MLB Whoopi Goldberg - Actress, Comedienne, Producer, Television Host Wynton Marsalis - Musician Zoe Saldana - Actress The more you know, the safer you will be.That axiom is certainly true for campuses that are working to prevent and reduce sexual assault.
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But it was her performance at the Beijing Olympic Games in 2008 that made her a household name.
At 41 years old, she won three silver medals, including a heartbreaking 50-meter freestyle race in which she missed the gold by 1/100th of a second When she initially decided to make a comeback for the 2008 Olympics, Torres -- then in her late 30s -- said she knew it would take more than just hard work to make a medal happen. "The physical work up to that point obviously is very important, but it's amazing how much mental capacity can play a role in how you perform.