PROFESSIONAL CAREER
 
Derya's career highlights:

First swimmer ever to make it to 6 Olympic Games individually
World Cup Championships- 3 Gold Medals
World Championships- Bronze Medal
European Championships- Gold Medal and European Record
European Championships- Silver Medal
European Championships- Bronze Medal
European Youth Olympics- 2 Gold Medals
Mediterrenean Games- Gold Medal and Games Record
Mediterrenean Games- Silver Medal
Mediterrenean Games- Bronze Medal
USA National Championships- Gold Medal and Championship Record
NCAA Championship
USA High School Championships- 4 Gold Medals and National Records
Broken more than 500 records
Represented his country in more than 500 races
 
 
CHILDHOOD 
 
Derya's childhood was pretty ordinary, except the part when he started the sport of swimming. When he was at the age of five, he usually went to his grandparents during the summer... more
 
EARLY YEARS 
 
Derya's career started with a bang when he broke many record when he was nine years old. He first joined the Turkish National Team at... more
 
GOING TO USA 
 
He and his family did their best to keep improving but it was getting harder since he was ahead of everyone else in swimming, including... more
 
         
EDUCATION 
 
Derya took his education very seriously. He took the hard way and also excelled in his education. Below are his education highlights... more
 
 
PROFESSIONAL CAREER 
 
Derya's career highlights:
First swimmer ever to make it to 6 Olympic Games individually
World Cup Championships- 3 Gold Medals... more
 
 
TV CAREER 
 
Derya has been very familiar with the spotlight and cameras since very early age, for his continuous success. He has been always on news and tv programs...more
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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