About Elizabeth Lyon Beisel
Elizabeth Beisel is an American college and international swimmer who specializes in backstroke and individual medley events. She has won a total of four medals in major international competition, three gold, and one bronze spanning the World Aquatics and the Pan Pacific championships.
Beisel competed in the 200-meter backstroke and 400-meter individual medley events at the 2008 Summer Olympics, placing fifth and fourth, respectively, in the world. She is a member of the 2012 United States Olympic team, and will again compete in the 200-meter backstroke and 400-meter individual medley at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London.