Name: Erica Sullivan
Sport: Swimming
Event(s): 1500-meter Freestyle
Height: 5-7
DOB: 6/9/2000
Hometown: Las Vegas, Nev.
High School: Palo Verde High School '18
College: University of Texas ‘25
Team/Club: Sandpipers of Nevada
Coach(es): Ronald Aitken
Olympic Experience
  • One-time Olympian (2020); one-time Olympic medalist (1 silver)
  • Olympic Games Tokyo 2020, silver (1500-meter freestyle)
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2019 – 5th (25K)
  • Years of participation: Open Water – 2019
  • Top Finish: 5th – 2019 (25K)
Personal: Two-time open water national champion...Daughter of Jane and Masasko Sullivan...Father is an Electrical Engineer and swam for University of Wisconsin...Mother is a college teacher...Fluent in Japanese, can play guitar, and wants to be a filmmaker in the future...Hobbies include watching movies, reading, writing, and film making.