Ms. Anderson is a 2-time member of the U.S. Olympic Team in Open Water Swimming (Marathon Swimming) having competed at London 2012 and Rio 2016. Haley has now qualified for the 2020 U.S. Olympic Team and was the 1st Official Member of the Tokyo 2020 squad based on her results at the FINA 2019 World Championship in South Korea in the 10k Marathon Swimming race.
During her international career representing Team USA in Open Water Swimming, she has won an Olympic Silver medal (2012), 2 FINA World Championship Gold medals (2015, 2013), 2 Pan Pacific Gold medals (2018, 2014), 2 FINA World Championship Silver medals (2017), 1 FINA World Championship Bronze medal (2019) and 3 FINA World Cup Open Water Marathon Gold (2018, 2015, 2012) and 1 Silver (2018) medals.
Haley is a graduate of the University of Southern California with a degree in Communications. While in school, she won 3 NCAA National Championships in the 500 yard & 1650 yard freestyle along with 2 Bronze medals in the 1650 yard free. She added 6 Pac-12 championships in the 500 yard & 1650 yard free as well.
Growing up in the Anderson family was one with an aquatics background from mom Collette who swam at the University of Hawaii, to her older sister Alyssa who made the 2012 U.S. Olympic Team winning Gold in a long course freestyle relay and been passed along to younger sister Jordan who is a graduate at the University of Utah (2019).
Out of the pool, Haley has given back to the community in Southern California through initiatives that helped provide publicity for the 2015 World Games Special Olympics and was a member of the LA 2024/2028 Athlete’s Commission.
As a part of her endorsement relationship with Arena, Haley will be making swimsuit and aquatic product donations to different underserved communities from in 2019 & 2020.