Chase Kalisz Parents Mike Kalisz And Cathy Kalisz must be very proud after their son won gold at the Tokyo Olympics.
Chase Kalisz is an American swimmer who is competing in the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo. He is also known by his nickname Killer Kalisz. He graduated from the University of Georgia and competed for the Georgia Bulldogs swimming and diving team from 2012 to 2017.
Chase Kalisz won the gold medal at the 2020 Summer Olympics under the 400m individual medley. It took him 4 minutes and 9.42 seconds to complete the event. Previously, Chase won a silver in the 2016 Rio Games. He will be competing again in the 200m medley on July 28.
Meet Chase Kalisz Father
Chase Kalisz’s father is Mike Kalisz.
According to WBAL-TV, Mike Kalisz is very proud of his son and the commitment and dedication he shows for the sport. He believes that Chase has done everything in his power to be on the medal podium.
Chase Kalisz, Jay Litherland Go 1-2 in 400 IM, Win First U.S. Medals https://t.co/9vrdAvwb8S
— NBCWashington (@nbcwashington) July 25, 2021
Chase Kalisz’s parents are always supporting him in his races, competitions, and events.
Kalisz’s family held a watch party on July 24, 2021, in Baltimore County, as he competed for gold at the 2020 Summer Olympics.
Meet Chase Kalisz Mother
Chase Kalisz’s mother is Cathy Kalisz.
Kalisz was born and raised in Baltimore County, Maryland, and his parents and family still live there. Chase Kalisz is a native of Bel-Air.
Chase Kalisz, Jay Litherland go 1-2 in 400 individual medley, claim first US medals in Tokyo https://t.co/S8wMq8DfPL
— The Boston Globe (@BostonGlobe) July 25, 2021
It was Chase Kalisz’s parents who made him start swimming at the age of 5.
Chase swims for the North Baltimore Aquatic Club, and his coach is Bob Bowman.
Was He In Coma?
Chase Kalisz was in an induced coma for two weeks.
As a child, Kalisz was semi-paralyzed because of a rare illness called Guillain-Barre. It is a disorder where the body’s immune system attacks the nerves.
He was on a ventilator and had to be fed through a tube for months when he was just eight years old, and all he could do was blink, reports PressBoxOnline.
Who Is Chase Kalisz Girlfriend?
Chase Kalisz might be single at the moment and not have a girlfriend.
Kalisz has not uploaded any pictures with his girlfriend or partner on his Instagram account. As he is a famous athlete, it might be difficult for Chase to hide his relationship from the public eyes.
There is hardly any information about Chase Kalisz’s previous relationships and girlfriend. However, Chase seems to have many female friends, with whom he uploads pictures on his social media accounts.