Who won the most swimming gold medals in the summer olympics?

Olympic swimming is a tough event testing endurance and heart. It takes stamina and determination to become a world class swimmer. So who has won the most gold medals?

Mark Spitz holds that record by winning 9 total swimming gold medals in the summer Olympics.

Mark Spitz earned those medals in the Olympics for the years 1968 and 1972.

As a graduate on Indiana University, Mark Spitz holds a few Olympic records that stand to this day.