Name: David Plummer
Sport: Swimming
Event(s): 100m backstroke
Height: 6-3
Weight: 210
DOB: 10/9/1985
Birthplace: Norman, Okla.
Hometown: Oklahoma City, Okla.
High School: Westmoore High School (Oklahoma City, Okla.) ‘04
College: University of Minnesota ‘08, English Literature
Olympic Experience
  • Olympian (2016); Two-time Olympic medalist (gold, bronze)
  • Rio 2016 Olympic Games, gold (4x100m medley); bronze (100m back)
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2015 – 8th (50m back); 9th (100m back)
  • Years of participation: Long Course – 2011, 2013, 2015
  • Medals: 2 (1 gold, 1 silver)
  • Gold – 2011 (4x100m medley)
  • Silver – 2013 (100m back)
Personal: Son of Don and Kathy Plummer...Has three siblings, Nate, Roy and Ryan...Married Erin Foster in May 2011...Has two sons, William and Ricky...Began swimming at age 5...Enjoys listening to music, reading, playing with his dog and biking.