Rio Olympic Medalists Twitter List (Day 3 Update)


  • Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • Swimming: August 6-13
  • Olympic Aquatics Stadium, Barra Olympic Park, Rio de Janeiro
  • Prelims – 9:00 a.m/12:00 p.m PST/EST (1:00 p.m local), Finals – 6:00 p.m/9:00 p.m PST/EST (10:00 p.m local)
  • SwimSwam previews 
  • Live Stream (NBC)

With three days of swimming in the books here at the 2016 Summer Olympics, we are up to 29 Olympic swimming medalists.  Many of these medalists are participating in the Olympics for the first time, while a few others are grizzled veterans.  If you want to follow your favorite Olympic medalists, whether a rookie or a veteran, on Twitter, we’ve compliled a list of all of their Twitter handles, for your convenience.  We’ll continue to update this list every day this week.


Kathleen Baker @KathleenBaker2
Jazz Carlin @JazzCarlin
Maya DiRado @MayaDiRado
Mireia Belmonte @miss_belmont
Yulia Efimova
Katinka Hosszu @HosszuKatinka
Lilly King @_king_lil
Katie Ledecky @katieledecky
Katie Meili @Katie_Meili
Kylie Masse @Kjmasse
Penny Oleksiak @OleksiakPenny
Leah Smith @lgsmith19
Sarah Sjostrom @sarahsjo
Dana Vollmer @danavollmer
Fu Yuanhui


Gabriele Detti @GDetti
Conor Dwyer @conorjdwyer
Kosuke Hagino @haginokosuke
Mack Horton @_mackhorton
Chase Kalisz @chasekalisz
Chad LeClos @chadleclos
Cody Miller @swimiller
Ryan Murphy @ryan_f_murphy
Adam Peaty @adam_peaty
David Plummer @davideplummer
Daiya Seto @daiya_seto
Cameron Van Der Burgh @CameronVanDerBu
Jiayu Xu
Sun Yang @SunYang1201

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