Amanda Beard Memoir Unveils Life Outside The Olympic Pool

By: Staff
Staff Writer
Published: Dec 15, 2021

Amanda Beard Memoir

Amanda Beard memoir unveils life outside the Olympic Pool. Amanda Beard is expected to pen a new memoir about her life away from the pool. Amanda Beard memoir is expected to set an example outside the water, as well as in it.

Beard, a Newport Beach native and Irvine High school graduate, is working on a memoir that will tell of her life away from the pool, a "harrowing journey" through drugs, alcohol and eating disorders.. Touchstone made the announcement on Tuesday.

The 29-year-old Beard won Olympic gold medals in 1996 and 2004. Beard says she hopes her memoir "will help others, especially high school and college-aged women, who may be dealing with some of the same issues."

"In the Water They Can't See You Cry" will be co-written by Beard's manager, Evan Morgenstein, and will be released in April 2012. The book is timed to come out before Beard competes for the 2012 Olympics in London. Touchstone is an imprint of Simon & Schuster