Nathan Adrian

Bremerton, Wash.
BIRTHDATE    December 7, 1988
HEIGHT    6' 6 1/2" (199.4 cm)
BIRTHDATE December 7, 1988
HEIGHT 6' 6 1/2" (199.4 cm)
AC Swim Club (AC-CA)
David Durden

  • Three-Time Olympian (2016, 2012, 2008)

  • Eight Olympic Games medals (5g, 1s, 2b)

  • Sixteen World Champs LCM medals (10g, 4s, 2b)

  • High School Bremerton H.S. '06

  • College University of California Berkeley '12

  • College Major Public Health

  • Future Professional Aspirations Doctor

  • Parents Jim and Cecilia ... Jim is a nuclear engineer and Cecilia is a school nurse

  • Sibling(s) Has an older sister (Donella) and an older brother (Justin) who both swam competitively

  • Started Swimming At age 5 with brother, because his sister and friend started swimming

  • Sports Played Before Swimming Soccer

  • Hobbies Outside the Pool Hanging out with friends, jet skiing, boating, dirt biking

  • Most Influential Person Parents ... "Because of their perfect balance of love and support for me over the years."

  • Training Stats Swims 5k-8k ... 5 hours a day ... 2-3 workouts a day, 5 days a week

Career Highlights
  • 3x Olympian (2008, 2012, 2016)
  • 8x Olympic medalist (5g, 1s, 2b)
  • 16x World Championships medalist (10g, 4s, 2b)
  • 9x U.S. Summer National Champion
  • 5x NCAA Champion
  • Former American-Record holder in the 50m freestyle
  • Former World-Record holder as part of the 4x100m freestyle relay
Olympics History
  • 2016: Gold, 4x100m FR-R; Gold, 4x100m Med-R; Bronze, 100m FR; Bronze, 50m FR
  • 2012: Gold, 100m FR; Gold, 4x100m Med-R; Silver, 4x100m FR-R
  • 2008: Gold, 4x100m FR-R (pr)
World Champs History
  • 2019: Gold, 4x100m FR-R; Gold, Mixed 4x100m FR-R (pr); Silver, 4x100m Med-R
  • 2017: Gold, 4x100m FR-R; Gold, 4x100m Med-R; Gold, Mixed 4x100m FR-R; Silver, 100m FR; 10th, 50m FR
  • 2015: Gold, 4x100m Med-R; Gold, Mixed 4x100m FR-R; Silver, 50m FR; 7th, 100m FR
  • 2013: Silver, 4x100m FR-R; Bronze, 100m FR; 4th, 50m FR
  • 2011: Gold, 4x100m Med-R; Bronze, 4x100m FR-R; 4th, 50m FR; 6th, 100m FR;
  • 2009: Gold, 4x100m FR-R; Gold, 4x100m Med-R (pr); 6th, 50m FR; 10th, 100m FR
Pan Pacs History
  • 2018: Gold, 400m Med-R; 10th, 100m FR
  • 2014: Silver 100m FR; Bronze, 50m FR; Gold, 400m Med-R
  • 2010: Gold, 50m FR, 100m FR, 400 FR-R, 400 Med-R
Pan Ams History
  • 2019: Gold, Mixed 4x100m FR-R; Gold, 4x100m Med-R; Silver, 50m FR; Silver, 100m FR; Silver, 4x100m FR-R
SC Worlds History
  • 2008: 1st, 100m FR; 1st, 400m FR-R (WR); 2nd, 400m MR
Olympic Trials History
  • 2020: 3rd, 50m FR; 13th, 100m FR
  • 2016: 1st, 50m FR; 1st, 100m FR
  • 2012: 1st, 100m FR; 3rd, 50m FR
  • 2008: 4th, 100m FR; 6th, 50m FR
U.S. Nationals History
  • 2018: 2nd, 100m FR; 3rd, 50m FR
  • 2017: 1st, 100m FR; 2nd, 50m FR
  • 2014: 1st, 100m FR; 2nd, 50m FR
  • 2013: 1st, 100m FR; 1st, 50m FR
  • 2011: 1st, 50m FR
  • 2010: 1st, 50m FR; 1st, 100m FR
  • 2009: 1st, 50m FR; 1st, 100m FR
  • 2007: 10th, 50m FR; 20th, 100m FR; 73rd, 100m FL
  • 2006: 19th, 100m FR; T-26th, 100m FL; 46th, 50m FR
  • 2005: 17th, 50m FR; 17th, 100m FL; 18th, 100m FR; 42nd, 200m FR
  • 2004: 20th, 100m FR; 31st, 50m FR
NCAA History
  • 2011: 1st, 50y FR; 1st, 100y FR; 8th, 100y FL
  • 2010: 1st, 100y FR; 2nd, 50y FR
  • 2009: 1st, 50y; 1st, 100y FR
  • 2007: 6th, 200y FR-R; 7, 800y FR-R; 8th, 100y FR; 10th, 400y Med-R; 11th, 50y FR; 13th, 100y FL

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