Swimming World Presents “Moms at Meets: Colette Anderson”

(L-R) Haley Anderson with her mom, Colette - Photo Courtesy: The Anderson Family

Moms at Meets: Colette Anderson

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If they gave out Olympic gold medals to extraordinary swim moms, Colette Anderson would have at least three by now. Mother of 2012 Olympic silver medalist (10K) Haley Anderson, 2012 Olympic gold medalist (4×200 free relay) Alyssa Anderson and NCAA Division I qualifier Jordan Anderson, Colette has this swim-mom thing down pat. Colette swam collegiately at the University of Hawaii, and her aquatic genes have shown up mightily in her offspring.

To read more about Anderson, check out the April issue of Swimming World Magazine, available now!

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Author: Taylor Brien

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Taylor Brien is the Assistant Operations Manager and a staff writer at Swimming World. A native of Bettendorf, IA and a 2015 graduate of Illinois College, she has covered a variety of events since joining the SW team in 2015, including the NCAA Championships, World Championships, Olympic Trials, and 2016 Rio Olympic Games.

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