Her first Olympics, Atlanta '96, she was just 14 years old.
She also made her career in singing.
She landed the variety show of country music Hee Haw and continuous enjoyed her singing career.
Amanda Beard is an American swimmer and a seven-time Olympic medalist Amanda was the unquestioned American Olympic sex symbol, a belated answer to Germany's Katarina Witt.
She grew up in Sacramento, where her father was a gynecologist and her mother worked as an investment counselor.
She starred in the short-lived comedy series Sugar Time! Barbi Benton aka Klein also appears on the cover - , , and in pictorials , ,.