High School Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart '15
College Stanford '20
Parents David and Mary Gen Ledecky ... mother swam at University of New Mexico
Sibling(s) One older brother, Michael, was also a swimmer ... He is a 2016 graduate of Harvard College
Started Swimming Age 6 ... started swimming with brother for summer league swim team, Palisades
Nickname(s) Ledecks, Ledeckster, Deckster
Hobbies Outside the Pool Volunteering, Scrabble, chess, piano
Charities Catholic Charities, Shepherd's Table, Bikes for the World and Wounded Warriors
Training Stats Wake up at 4 a.m.; swim practice 5-7 a.m.; Dryland training 11 a.m. to noon (3 days/week); Swim practice 3:30-6 p.m.
Favorites Sports Teams: Washington Capitals and New York Islanders ... Most Inspirational Athlete: Wounded Warrior athletes at Walter Reed base in Bethesda ... Favorite musicians: The Beatles, Bruce Springsteen, Taylor Swift, Train, Gavin DeGraw ...