Famous Jews in Swimming. These 46 top Jewish swimmers are an inspiration to every Jew & athlete out there, whether you're a fan of Swimming or just a fan of great athleticism in general. The list of the best Jewish swimmers includes Israelis, Americans, and Jews from other nationalities. Enjoy this whole series of lists celebrating well-known Jewish athletes.
Garrett Weber-Gale Age: 34
Garrett Weber-Gale (born August 6, 1985) is an American competition swimmer, two-time Olympic gold medalist, and world record-holder in two events.
Paul Neumann Dec. at 57 (1875-1932)
Paul Neumann (13 June 1875 in Vienna – 9 February 1932) was an Austrian swimmer and physician, who competed at the 1896 Summer Olympics in Athens and became the first Austrian gold medalist
Scott Goldblatt Age: 40
Scott Daniel Goldblatt (born July 12, 1979) is an American former competition swimmer and Olympic gold medalist who specialized in freestyle events.
Alfred Nakache Dec. at 68 (1915-1983)
Alfred Nakache (November 18, 1915 in Constantine, French Algeria – 1983) was a Jewish French swimmer and water polo player. A member of the French team for the 1936 Berlin Summer Olympic Games, ...more
Tal Stricker Age: 40
Tal Stricker (born May 29, 1979) is a breaststroke swimmer from Israel, who competed for Israel at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia.
Herbert Klein Dec. at 78 (1923-2001)
Herbert Klein was a German swimmer. He won the 200 Metres Breaststroke at the 1950 European Aquatics Championships in Vienna and in the bronze medal in the 200 Metres Breaststroke at the 1952 ...more
Dan Kutler Age: 49
Dan Kutler (born May 2, 1970 in Mountain View, California) is a former butterfly swimmer, who was born in the United States, and swam for Israel in the 1996 Olympics in Atlanta. He grew up in ...more
Yoav Gath Age: 39
Yoav Gath (Hebrew: יואב גת; born November 8, 1980) is an Olympic and national-record backstroke swimmer from Israel. He swam for Israel at the 2000 Olympics. He was the first Israeli swimmer ...more
Yoav Bruck Age: 47
Yoav Bruck (Hebrew: יואב ברוק; born March 6, 1972 in Lakhish) is a former swimmer from Israel, who competed in three Summer Olympics for his native country, starting in 1992. Bruck is Jewish. ...more
Eithan Urbach Age: 42
Eithan Urbach (born 12 January 1977 in Haifa) is a former backstroke swimmer from Israel. Urbach competed in two events in the 1996 Summer Olympics and the 2000 Summer Olympics. In 1997, Urbach ...more
Eran Groumi Age: 49
Eran Groumi (born June 5, 1970, in Jerusalem) is a former backstroke and butterfly swimmer from Israel, who competed for Israel at the 1992 Summer Olympics in Barcelona, Spain. At the 2017 ...more