Zach Apple is a young American competitive swimmer. Zach Apple’s specialty is sprint freestyle events. He was part of the US swimming team for the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo and won his first Olympic gold medal in the 4 × 100 meter freestyle relay.
Zach Apple was born on April 23, 1997 and he is currently 24 years old. Zach is from Trenton, Ohio, USA and his zodiac sign is Taurus. His full name is Zachary Apple and his nickname is Zapple. Speaking of family, Zach’s parents are father Doug and mother Allison Apple. He also has a sister named Rachel. Also, Zach has a dog named Duke (@good_boyduke).
Speaking about his educational journey, Zach attended Edgewood High School and graduated as a class in 2015. For her further studies, Zach attended Indiana University. She graduated from there in 2019 with a degree in Exercise Science.
career and working life
Professionally, Zach Apple is a professional swimmer. Zach’s specialization is in the sprint freestyle events. Zach currently swims for DC Trident in the International Swimming League. As an Olympic swimmer, Zach won his first gold medal in the 4 × 100 meter freestyle relay. That was at the 2020 Summer Olympics.
In the preliminary rounds, the finals of the event and the same Olympics, Zach won a gold medal. Zach also set a new world record in the 4 × 100 meter medley relay. The swimmer swam the freestyle course of the relay in the final.
Likewise, Zach competed in the 2019 World Swimming Championships in Gwangju, South Korea. There the swimmer won 3 medals. There were two gold medals and one bronze medal. In addition, Zach teamed with his US team to win a gold medal in the men’s 4 × 100 meter freestyle relay. In addition, Zach competed as part of the team in the 4 × 100 meter freestyle mixed relay. At this event, Zach won in a world record time.
During his high school, Zach competed as part of the GMVY Wahoos club team. Then, in 2015, Zach was the YMCA Long Course National Champion. It was in the 50 meter freestyle competition. Also that same year, Zach finished second in the 200m freestyle. In addition, Zach attended Auburn University as a collegiate from 2015-2018. Zach later transferred to Indiana University. From this university, Zach attended from 2018 to 2019.
The 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan were Zach’s first Olympics. The swimmer competed in both the heats and the final of the 4×100 meter freestyle relay. During the finale of the event, Zach competed and swam as the fastest of his relay mates. Teammates from recent seasons were Zach Apple, Blake Pieroni, Caeleb Dressel and Bowe Becker.
All of the relay teammates won the gold medal for their efforts. In addition, Zach was the first athlete from Auburn University’s swimming program to win a gold medal in swimming at the Olympics. Zach broke the record since the 2012 Summer Olympics.
Zach was teamed with Drew Kibler, Kieran Smith and Townley Haas to swim in the 4 × 200 meter freestyle relay final. The team placed 4th in the final and unfortunately did not win an Olympic medal. In the same session, Zach also failed to make the 100-meter freestyle final. The swimmer finished 6th in his semi-final run.
Zach also swam the freestyle leg of the 4 × 100 meter medley relay. That was on the last day. On the same day, Zah also won a gold medal. The swimmer set the world record at the event along with teammates Michael Andrew, Caeleb Dressel and Ryan Murphy. Additionally, Zach became a member of Team DC Trident for the 2021 International Swimming League.
Zach Apple is in a romantic relationship with Susie Holmes. Susie’s Instagram username is @susholmie. Zach and Susie have been together since January 30, 2020 and recently celebrated their 1st wedding anniversary. Zach previously dated Samantha Colyer. The last photo with Samantha on Zach’s Instagram is from August 2019.
Zach Apple stands about tall height of 6 feet 7 inches or 201 cm and its weight is approximately 218 lbs or 99 kg. Apart from that, there is no further information about Zach’s other body measurements like chest-waist-hips measurements, dress size, shoe size, biceps etc. Also, Zach has brown eyes and hair of the same color.
Social Media and Wealth
Regarding his social media presence, Zach Apple joined Twitter in December 2011 and so far has over 1.4k followers on her @apple_zach account. It is also available on Instagram under the username @apple_zach and has more than 28.1k followers to date. Apart from that, Zach doesn’t seem to have a personal profile on other platforms like Tiktok, Facebook, Youtube etc. Next up is Zach Apple net worth is between 3 million and 5 million US dollars.