Athlete and WildAid ambassador for sharks
Amanda Beard is an American swimmer and model. She has participated in four Summer Olympic Games (1996, 2000, 2004, and 2008) and received seven medals. Beard was the second-youngest Olympic medalist in 1996 at the age of 14, where she won one gold and two silver medals. Beard is a lover of all animals, a vegetarian, and in 2008 she participated in an anti-fur campaign for the PETA organization.