12-TIME OLYMPIC MEDALIST (8 GOLD)  •  MEDALED AT 4 OLYMPICS (1992, 1996, 2000, 2004)  •  26-TIME U.S. NATIONAL CHAMPION  •  2000 WOMEN'S SPORTS FOUNDATION'S SPORTSWOMAN OF THE YEAR  •  1999 USOC SPORTSWOMAN OF THE YEAR  •  1999 USA SWIMMING PERFORMANCE OF THE YEAR (100M FLY, WORLD RECORD)  •  2-TIME USA SWIMMING SWIMMER OF THE YEAR (1993, 1998)  •  FORMER WORLD RECORD-HOLDER  •  U.S. NATIONAL TEAM MEMBER FOR 17 YEARS (RETIRED 2004)  •  LED STANFORD TO 4-STRAIGHT NCAA TEAM CHAMPIONSHIP TITLES
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Jenny Thompson

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International Herald Tribune
For the Record, it's back to competition for Thompson
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Women's Sports Foundation
Olympic Legend Jenny Thompson is profiled for her role in promoting female involvement in athletics
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USA Today
Swimmer Thompson stays strong in and out of the water
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Right to Play
Fighting HIV/AIDS: Using Sport and Play- Jenny Thompson serves as an ambassador for Right to Play, a non-profit organization that uses sports to help develop life skills, improve health, and foster...