Carly Geehr

Carly GeehrCarly burst onto the swimming scene in 1997 when she qualified for the Pan Pacific championships at the ripe old age of 12. She later earned a silver medal at the 1999 Pan American Games in the 800 free relay and competed on the World Cup circuit.

A few shoulder and knee surgeries later, she swam for Stanford and graduated with a master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering and a love for Stanford Football. When not doing Crossfit, making ridiculously elaborate cakes, or obsessively checking swimming results, Carly works at a tech startup in Silicon Valley as a designer and developer.

Her proudest swimming accomplishment is the fact that Missy Franklin broke one of her NAG records.

 

Stories by Carly Geehr

Let’s Clear the Air: Stop Peeing in the Pool at Major Meets

Air quality in most indoor facilities already isn’t great, but are swimmers making it worse?

Video Interviews: Cal Talks After Big 169-74 Victory at Stanford

Cal Head Coach Dave Durden and seniors Jeremy Bagshaw and Marcin Tarczynski talk after defeating host Stanford 169-74. Video edit – Coleman Hodges

Pool Record and 95-point Victory For Cal Men Against Rival Stanford

Dave Durden’s Cal Bears won in convincing fashion over rival Stanford 169-74 Saturday morning at the Avery Aquatics Center

Stanford Coach Greg Meehan; Swimmers Maya DiRado and Felicia Lee Talk After Topping Cal

Stanford women’s head coach Greg Meehan has his team in a good position going into the 2014 Pac-12 Championships in a couple of weeks.

Carly Geehr’s on-deck report: Stanford Women Overpower Cal at Home, 167-133

Missy Franklin won 3 events, but Stanford swam away with a decisive victory less than 2 weeks out of the Pac-12 Championships.