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Conor Dwyer   

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Career Highlights

Was second in the 200m free and fourth in the 100m free at 2014 Phillips 66 Nationals to earn a spot on the Pan Pacs roster … Also took fourth in the 200m IM ... Captured the men's overall title for the 2013-14 Arena Grand Prix Series by winning six events and posting six runner-up finishes across the six-event series ... Won three events to lead Team USA to a thrilling win over the European All-Stars
at the 2013 Mutual of Omaha Duel in the Pool in Glasgow, Scotland ... Won silver in the 200m free, gold in the 800m free relay and silver in the 400m free relay (prelims) at the 2013 FINA World Championships ... Qualified for the 2013 FINA World Championships with second-place finishes in the 200m free and 200m IM at Phillips 66 Nationals ... Took home gold in the 800m free relay at the 2012 Olympic Games ... Qualified for the 2012 Olympic Team by finishing second in the 400m free and fourth in the 200m free ... Won the 200m IM and finished second in the 400m IM at the 2011 ConocoPhillips National Championships ... Earned bronze in the 200m free at the 2007 Speedo Junior Nationals

Olympics History

2012: Gold, 4x200m; FR-R; 5th, 400m FR

World Champs History

2013: Silver, 200m FR; Gold, 800m FR-R; Silver, 400m FR-R (pr); 10th, 200m IM ... 2011: Gold, 800m FR-R (pr)

Duel in the Pool History

2013: 1st, 400m IM; 3rd, 400m FR; 1st, 200m FR; 1st, 200m IM

Olympic Trials History

2012: 2nd, 400m FR; 3rd, 200m IM; 4th, 200m FR … 2008: Trials competitor in the 50m, 100m, and 200m FR

U.S. Nationals History

2014: 4th, 200m IM; 4th, 100m FR; 2nd, 200m FR ... 2013: 7th, 100m FR; 2nd, 200m FR; 2nd, 200m IM

Briefly

Fastest U.S. men's 200m Freestyler in 2013

Briefly

He is the 6th fastest U.S. performer All-Time in the 200m Fr & 200m IM.

Fun Facts

High School

Loyola Academy '06

College

University of Florida '12

College Major

Sports Management

Parents

Patrick and Jeanne ... father works in financial services and mother is a homemaker ... Jeanne was an All-American swimmer at Florida State University

Sibling(s)

Has an older twin brother, Spencer, two younger brothers, PJ and Brenden, and one younger sister, Pati

Started Swimming

Started swimming at 6 years old for fun

Sports Played Before Swimming

Hockey, baseball, football, basketball, water polo

Pet(s)

One dog, a Bullmastiff named Biggie

Hobbies Outside the Pool

Hanging out with friends, going to the beach, going to Chicago Cubs games

Ultimate Way to Relax

Going to the beach

Most Influential Person

My parents and family ... "I really enjoy being from a large family, and without their support I wouldn't be where I am today."

Charities

Miscericordia

Training Stats

Swims 16,000 meters/yards per day, two 2-hour swims a day, 1.5 hours of lifting and land training

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