2022 Sports Broadcasting

Swimming with the times

Subject with her daughter and collection of swimming medals

Dimity Douglas shot to fame in the 1980s when she became an Olympian at the age of just 14.

As Dimity reflects on her career, she admits that the expectations on a teenage swimming prodigy would be better-handled in this day and age.

She told reporter Kate Reedy, the sport of swimming has learnt how to support teenage athletes.

Sports Media @ UC ยท The Locker Room 2022 – Dimity Douglas interview