Rowdy Gaines Biography
Rowdy Gaines is a famous Journalist and a former competitive swimmer now working. for the NBC Sports Network as a swimming analyst since the 1996 Summer Olympics. Also, Gaines serves for ESPN as a commentator and has also been an Olympic Gold Medalist 3-time.
At the age of 17, He commerced swimming at Winter Haven High School. Gaines is an Auburn University graduate additionally.
Rowdy Gaines Age
Rowdy Gaines was born on February 17, 1959, in Winter Haven, Florida in the United States. He is 63 years old as of 2022.
Rowdy Gaines Height
He stands at a height of 6 ft 1 inch/Approx 1.85 m tall.
Rowdy Gaines Family
He was born in Winter Haven, Florida in the United States to his caring. And loving parents Ambrose “Buddy” Gaines. And Jettie Ann in Winter Haven, Florida in the United States. Gaines’s parents met at Cypress Gardens in the 1950s.
He is of white ethnicity and holds an American nationality. Gaines joined Winter Haven High School where he started swimming at the age of 17 years. Later. he received a swimming scholarship during his stay at Auburn University. Where Gaines won five NCAA champions and was trained by head coach Richard Quick.
Rowdy Gaines Wife
He is happly hitched to his loving wife Judy Gaines. The couple exchanged their wedding vows in 1989. Together, they are blessed and has four beautiful daughters namely Emily, Madison, Isabelle. And Savanna and the family lives in Florida, Lake Mary.
Rowdy Gaines Salary
He receives an annual salary of $10,000 – $100,000 annually. ??????????????????????????????
Rowdy Gaines’s Net worth
Gaines earns an approximate net worth of $1 million – $5 million US dollars.
Rowdy Gaines Olympics
He commenced swimming at Winter Haven High School at the age of 17. Gaines professional swimming started in 1978. He was the 100-meter and 200-meter freestyles world record holder and also world records set at 10.
Rowdy won a gold medal for the 100-meter freestyle and two gold medals for relays. During the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, California.
Rowdy Gaines Career
Currently, he serving for the NBC network as a swimming analyst since the 1996 Summer Olympics. Gaines has participated in several Olympics such as the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens, 2008 Beijing Summer Olympics.
2000 Sydney Summer Olympics, 2012 London Summer Olympics, 2020 Tokyo Summer Olympics held in 2021, and 2016 Rio Summer Olympics as an analyst. Gaines was the 100-meter and 200-meter freestyle world record holder and also world records. Set at 10.
He won a gold medal for the 100-meter freestyle and two gold medals for relays additionally during the 1984 Summer Olympics in Los Angeles, California. Gaines also serves for ESPN as a commentator and has also been an Olympic Gold Medalist 3-time.