Former Olympic swimmer Ariana Kukors, a graduate of Auburn Mountainview High School and a Pac-10 champion at the University of Washington, has retired from the sport at age 24, she told the Auburn Reporter this week.
Kukors was fifth in the 200 individual medley at the 2012 Olympic Games in London and is the world-record holder in the 200 IM, at 2 minutes, 6.15 seconds.
Kukors runs health clinics and swim camps and works with LifeWise Health Plan of Washington. “It’s official — I’ve hung up my swimsuit,” Kukors wrote on Twitter. She won seven medals in international competitions.
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