- Summer Olympics
- Olympic Champions in Women’s 400 m Freestyle
- Winning gold in the 800 meter freestyle Olympic record
- Brooke’s specialty is obviously swimming, with intentions of covering all sports
Brooke Marie Bennett: Sports Woman of the Year for swimming, and she rewarded that faith by winning gold in the 800 meter freestyle event.
Bennett ultimately added 14 U.S. Champion titles to her record. In the 2000 Olympic Games in Sydney, Bennett won two gold medals, one in the 800 meter freestyle and another in the 400 meter freestyle.
Winning the medals took a toll on Bennett, and the swimmer underwent surgery on her shoulders in 2001.
As a three-time Olympic gold medalist, a Brooke Bennett endorsements have included a Brooke Bennett on the box of Wheaties brand cereal.
After spending her entire life being interviewed by newspaper and television journalists all over the world, three-time gold medalist Brooke Bennett always wondered what it would be like to work on the other side of the camera. Brooke is now pursuing her second dream, a broadcasting career.