Katie Hoff Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Christian Mba
Jan 31, 2024 By Christian Mba
Originally Published on Jun 23, 2022
Fact-checked by Sahaana Harishankar
Katie Hoff often is known for her medley; she currently owns the American record for the 400 m individual medley and previously held the American records for the 200 m individual medley, 200 m freestyle, and 400 m freestyle.
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About Katie Hoff

Katie Hoff was forced to retreat from the National Championship in July 2014 due to acute pains in her chest and sides.

When a CAT scan detected two blood clots in Katie Hoff's lung, she was initially diagnosed with a muscular strain and asthma. In 2015,  Katie Hoff declared her resignation from swimming due to the scar tissue buildup in her lung due to the blood clots.

Katie Hoff is now concentrating on her health after her retirement. Also, she's encouraging others to follow in her footsteps. Katie is aware of the seriousness of PE, which motivates her to share her story and increase awareness of the symptoms and the available treatment.

Katie Hoff's Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Katie Hoff's net worth?

The net worth of Katie Hoff is estimated to be $1.5 million as of 2022.

How much does Katie Hoff earn per year?

No information is available on Katie's yearly earnings

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Katie Hoff?

Katie Hoff is 5 ft 9 in (175 cm) tall.

How old is Katie Hoff?

As of 2022, Katie Hoff is 33 years old.

Childhood And Education

Katie Hoff's full name is Kathryn Elise Hoff, and she was born on June 3, 1989, in Palo Alto, California, United States of America. Katie Hoff has a younger brother named Christian Hoff; they were not sent to school but home-schooled instead.

John Hoff is her father's name, and he was a salesperson for a corporation. Jeanne Ruark Hoff, her mother, was a basketball player at Stanford University in Stanford, California, from 1979 - 1983.

Katie Hoff also swam with the Windsor Forest Frogs in summer neighborhood meets, where some of her team records from the '00s and 2001 still stand. Later, Katie Hoff and her family moved to Towson, Maryland, in 2003 so that she could practice at the 'North Baltimore Aquatic Club.'

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Katie Hoff's partner?

Todd Anderson proposed to Katie Hoff at a Tampa Bay Rays game in April 2014 after she tossed out the ceremonial first pitch. They married in August 2015 after being engaged for a year. Todd is a former football player at Michigan State. Currently, Katie Hoff resides with Todd Anderson in Chicago.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

Katie Hoff qualified for the 2004 Summer Olympics at the age of 15. However, she didn't win a medal in either of the two competitions. Hoff set a world record with her time of 2:10.41 in the 2005 World Aquatics Championships. Hoff won two additional gold medals at the competition, one in the 400 m medley and another in the 4 X 200-m freestyle.

Katie Hoff won the 2007 World Championships in the 200-meter individual medley, beating the previous championships record of 2:10.13 in the process.

At the 2008 US swim trials, Katie Hoff established the world mark in the 200 m individual medley and the American record in the 400 m individual medley. But, Stephanie Rice later improved on her time in the Olympic finals.

Katie Hoff had planned to train at Loyola College in Chicago in 2009, where she was expected to enroll in academics and work as an assistant swim coach. However, ESPN claimed that she would stay at NBAC and swap coaches to work with Bob Bowman, who had announced his departure from Michigan's program after the Olympic trials in April 2008. Bowman's coaching method clashed with Hoff's, and her time with him ended in May 2009, while she was on the verge of quitting the sport.

Katie Hoff failed to qualify for the 2009 World Aquatics Championships after finishing eighth in the 200 m freestyle and sixth in the 400 m freestyle at the United States National Championships. Hoff then pulled out of the 100- and 800-meter freestyle races, effectively ruining her chances of making the team.

Katie Hoff began training with Sean Hutchison, the coach, in 2010. At the 2010 USA Swimming Championships, she won gold in the 400 m freestyle and two bronze medals in the 200 m freestyle and 400 m.

Katie Hoff's Hobbies And Interests

Katie Hoff's Instagram account reveals that she enjoys going to the gym. Apart from that, she enjoys bicycling and bonding with her pet dog.

Other Interesting Katie Hoff Facts And Trivia

  • Katie Hoff's Wikipedia biography is provided in 23 different languages.
  • Katie Hoff made headlines earlier in 2006 when she signed a 10-year endorsement agreement with Speedo, the company's longest with almost any athlete at the moment.
  • Although she was a capable swimmer in various events, Katie Hoff was best recognized for her prowess in the 200- and 400-m IM, from the four 200-m races to the 800-m freestyle.
  • Katie Hoff competed but finished 20th in the preliminary runs in the 200 m and 400-m freestyles and 13th in the 800-m freestyle at the 2012 Olympic Trials, failing to qualify for her third Olympics.

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Katie Hoff Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Birth Name

Kathryn Hoff

Date of Birth




Place of Birth

Palo Alto



175 cm

Eye Color


Child Star?



Former Swimmer

Net Worth



Todd Anderson


John Hoff, Jeanne Ruark Hoff


Christian Hoff
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