American swimmer who specializes in the freestyle and butterfly sprint events, and currently represents the Cali Condors which is part of the International Swimming League. Dressel won seven gold medals at the 2017 World Aquatics Championships in Budapest and a record eight medals, including six gold, at the 2019 World Aquatics Championships in Gwangju. He is a seven-time Olympic gold medalist and currently holds the world records in the 100 meter butterfly (both long course and short course), 50 meter freestyle (short course), and 100 meter individual medley (short course). Dressel won five gold medals at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics, making him the fifth American in history to win that many in a single Olympics in the past 50 years. Spitz, Phelps, Eric Heiden and Matt Biondi are the other four. He also became the first swimmer in history to win gold in the 50-meter freestyle, the 100 free and the 100-meter butterfly at the same Olympics.
Caeleb Dressel Personal Details:
Date Of Birth: August 16, 1996
Birth Place: Green Cove Springs, Florida, USA
Birth Name: Caeleb Remel Dressel
Zodiac Sign: Leo
Hair Color: Blonde
Eye Color: Blue
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Caeleb Dressel Body Statistics:
Weight in Pounds: 194 lbs
Weight in Kilogram: 88 kg
Height in Feet: 6′ 3″
Height in Meters: 1.91 m
Body Build/Type: Athletic
Shoe Size: 11 (US)
Caeleb Dressel Family Details:
Father: Michael Dressel
Mother: Christina Dressel
Spouse/Wife: Meghan Haila Dressel
Siblings: Sherridon Dressel, Tyler Dressel, Kaitlyn Dressel
Caeleb Dressel Education:
Clay High School
University of Florida (2018)
Strokes: Butterfly, Freestyle
Club: Cali Condors, Gator Swim Club
College team: Florida
Coach: Gregg Troy
Caeleb Dressel Facts:
*He was born on August 16, 1996 in Green Cove Springs, Florida, to Christina and Michael Dressel.
*The third of four children; Dressel’s three siblings, Tyler, Sherridon and Kaitlyn, are all competitive swimmers
*He was a collegiate swimmer at the University of Florida starting in 2014, and he graduated in 2018.
*He won seven gold medals at the 2017 World Aquatics Championships in Budapest and a record eight medals.
*He won five gold medals at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.
*He holds the American records in 50-meter and 100-meter freestyle and in 50-meter and 100-meter butterfly (all long course).
*He also holds the short course records in 50-yard and 100-yard freestyle events, the 100-yard butterfly, and the 200-yard individual medley, and formerly in the 100-yard breaststroke.