Erica Sullivan

Las Vegas, Nev.
BIRTHDATE    August 9, 2000
HEIGHT    5' 7" (170.2 cm)
BIRTHDATE August 9, 2000
HEIGHT 5' 7" (170.2 cm)
Sandpipers Of Nevada (SAND-NV)
Carol Capitani

  • One-Time Olympian (2020)

  • Two-Time Open Water National Champion

  • One Olympic Games medal (1s)

  • High School Palo Verde High School '18

  • College Texas, '26

  • Future Professional Aspirations Film Production

  • Parents John and Masako. Father swam for University of Wisconsin. Mother is a College Teacher.

  • Sibling(s) One younger sister, Nina

  • Started Swimming Age 6, 2006

  • Sports Played Before Swimming Gymnastics, cheerleading, dance

  • Hobbies Outside the Pool Filming music videos, obsessing over Fifth Harmony, Maia Mitchell or Lily Collins

  • Hobbies Outside the Pool Reading, writing, film watching, playing guitar

  • Affiliated non-profits or Organizations GLSEN, Trevor Project, The Center (LGBTQ Center of Las Vegas)

  • Training Stats Swims 8,000 meters/yards a day, 4.5 hours a day, 2 workouts a day for 6 days of the week ... Favorite set: 6x100 build on 1:30 then 400 free for time (3-5 times through)

  • Favorites sports teams: Las Vegas Golden Knights, Las Vegas Aviators (baseball), Las Vegas Raiders

Career Highlights
  • 1x Olympian (2020)
  • 1x Olympic medalist (1s)
  • 2x open water U.S. national champion
  • 1x Jr Pan Pacs medalist (1b)
  • 5x U.S. National Team member
  • Represented Team USA at the 2019 Open Water World Championships
  • Represented Team USA at the 2018 Pan Pacs
Olympics History
  • 2020: Silver, 1500m FR
OW Worlds History
  • 2019: 5th, 25k
Pan Pacs History
  • 2018: 5th, 800m FR; 9th, 1500m FR; 14th, 400m FR
Olympic Trials History
  • 2020: 2nd, 1500m FR; 6th, 800m FR
  • 2016: 12th, 800m FR; 27th, 400m FR; 102nd, 400m IM
U.S. Nationals History
  • 2018: 3rd, 1500m FR; 5th, 800m FR; 37th, 200m BK; 39th, 400m IM
  • 2017: 9th, 800m FR; 83rd, 200m BK; 88th, 200m FR
  • 2015: 56th, 800m FR; 69th, 400m FR
OW U.S. Nationals History
  • 2021: 1st, 10K; 3rd, 5K
  • 2019: 4th, 10k; 5th, 5k
  • 2018: 1st, 5K; 3rd, 10K
Intl. Results
  • 2016: Bronze, 1500m FR; 6th, 800m FR; 19th, 400m FR

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