Eric Shanteau

Swimming

Shanteau
  • 2008
  • 2012

TwitterName: Eric Shanteau
Sport: Swimming
Height: 6’2”
Current Residence: Lilburn, Georgia
College: Auburn University

Olympic Experience:
  • 2008 Olympic Games, placed tenth in the 200m breaststroke
  • 2012 Olympic Games, gold medal in the 4x100m medley relay
Career Highlights:
  • 2011 World Championships, gold medal in the 4x100m medley
  • 2010 Pan Pacific Championships, bronze medal in the 200m backstroke
  • 2009 World Championships, gold medal in the 4x100m medley, silver in the 200m breaststroke, and bronze in the 200m medley

Fun Facts: Older brother, Ryan, swam for Georgia Tech ... Was diagnosed with cancer weeks before competing at the 2008 U.S. Olympic Team Trials ... Shanteau is a cancer awareness advocate on behalf of the Lance Armstrong Foundation ... Started an open water event to benefit the fight against cancer

Learn more: 
USA Swimming