Author of 14 books on swimming, fitness and water exercise. Member of 1968 U.S. Olympic synchronized swimming performance team. Received a meritorious award from the IOC for “dedication and contribution to the development” of swimming. Won 12 medals at the 2011 European Maccabiah Games. In 2013, swept the Maccabiah Games by winning 11 individual medals and 2 medals in relay team events.