Name: Samantha Tubbs
Sport: Swimming
Event(s): 100m Breaststroke
Classification: S9, SB9, SM9
Height: 5-3
Weight: 114
DOB: 2/22/1999
Birthplace: King George, Va.
Hometown: King George, Va.
High School: Homeschooled
College: DeVry University, Business
Team/Club: U.S. Paralympics Swimming Resident Team
Other Career Highlights
  • 2019 World Para Swimming World Series Indianapolis, 1st (100 breaststroke), 5th (200 IM), 6th (100 backstroke)
  • 2018 World Para Swimming World Series Indianapolis, 1st (100 breaststroke), 5th (200 IM), 6th (100 freestyle, 100 butterfly)
Personal: Samantha was born without her left hand. After several years playing soccer, she started to swim in 2013 before moving to the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Training Center…Daughter of Ray Tubbs…Hobbies include reading, swimming, watching movies and hanging out with friends…Volunteers at a local YMCA teaching grade schoolers how to swim…Additionally volunteers at a local physical therapy office focusing on water therapy for patients…