Ryan Murphy

Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla.
BIRTHDATE    July 2, 1995
HEIGHT    6' 3" (190.5 cm)
BIRTHDATE July 2, 1995
HEIGHT 6' 3" (190.5 cm)
CLUB NAME
California Aquatics (CAL-CA)
COACH NAME
David Durden

FOLLOW
FAST FACTS
  • Third LCM World Championships (2019, 2017, 2015)

  • One-Time Olympian (2016)

  • Nine World Champs LCM medals (3g, 5s, 1b)

  • Three Olympic Games medals (3g)

FUN FACTS
  • High School Bolles School '13

  • College California '17

  • College Major Business Administration

  • Parents Pat and Katy Murphy

  • Sibling(s) Older brother, Patrick; Older sister, Shannon

  • Sports Played Before Swimming Soccer, Baseball, Football

  • Nickname(s) Murph

  • Hobbies Outside the Pool Sports fan, Golf, Investing, Listening to Music

  • Most Influential Person Grandpa Sullivan (Poppy)

  • Charities USA Swimming Foundation

  • Sponsor(s) Speedo, Goldfish Swim School

  • More Ryan is passionate about increasing water safety among youth and believes that sports teach invaluable lessons to children.

  • Favorites Sports Teams: Chicago Bulls, Jacksonville Jaguars, Chicago Cubs

Career Highlights
  • 1x Olympian (2016)
  • 3x Olympic gold medalist
  • 9x World Championships (LCM) medalist (3g, 5s, 1b)
  • 4x Pan Pacs medalist (3g, 1b)
  • 11x NCAA Champion
  • Current world record holder in the 100m backstroke
  • Current American record holder in the 50m backstroke, 100m backstroke
Olympics History
  • 2016: Gold, 100m BK; Gold, 200m BK; Gold, 400m Med-R
World Champs History
  • 2019: Silver, 200m BK; Silver, 4x100m Med-R; Silver, Mixed 4x100m Med-R; 4th, 50m BK; 4th, 100m BK
  • 2017: Gold, 400m Med-R (pr); Gold, Mixed 400m Med-R (pr); Silver, 200m BK; Bronze, 100m BK
  • 2015: Gold, 400m MR; Silver, Mixed 400m Med-R; 5th, 200m BK
Pan Pacs History
  • 2018: Gold, 100m BK; Gold, 200m BK; Gold, 4x100m Med-R
  • 2014: Bronze, 100m BK; 4th, 200m BK
Pan Ams History
  • 2011: Bronze, 200m BK
SC Worlds History
  • 2018: Gold, 100m BK; Silver, 50m BK; Silver, 200m BK; Gold, 4x100m Med-R; Gold, Mixed 2x50m Med-R; Silver, 4x50m Med-R
  • 2012: Gold, 4x100m Med-R (pr); Bronze 200m BK
Olympic Trials History
  • 2016: 1st, 100m BK; 1st, 200m BK
  • 2012: 4th, 200m BK; 6th, 100m BK
U.S. Nationals History
  • 2018: 1st, 50m BK; 1st, 100m BK; 1st, 200m BK
  • 2017: 1st, 200m BK; 2nd, 50m BK; 2nd, 100m BK; 8th, 100m FR
  • 2014: 2nd, 100m BK; 2nd, 200m BK; T-35th, 50m FR
  • 2013: 3rd, 100m BK; 3rd, 200m BK; 5th, 50m BK; 17th, 50m FR; 18th, 200m IM
  • 2011: 4th, 200m BK; 17th, 100m BK; T-25th, 4x100m FR-R; 28th, 4x100m Med-R
  • 2010: 19th, 200m BK; 20th, 4x100m FR-R; 22nd, 4x100m Med-R; 64th, 100m BK
NCAA History
  • 2017: 1st, 100y BK; 1st, 200y BK; 2nd, 4x100y Med-R; 3rd, 200y IM; 3rd, 4x50y Med-R; 4th, 4x100y FR-R; 4th, 4x200y FR-R
  • 2016: 1st, 100y BK; 1st, 200y BK; 2nd, 4x50y Med-R; 2nd, 4x100y Med-R; 3rd, 200y IM; T-4th, 4x50y FR-R
  • 2015: 1st, 100y BK; 1st, 200y BK; 1st, 4x50y Med-R; 2nd, 4x100y Med-R; 3rd, 4x100y FR-R; 5th, 200y IM
  • 2014: 1st, 100y BK; 1st, 200y BK; 1st, 4x50y FR-R; 1st, 4x50y Med-R; 1st, 4x100y Med-R; 2nd, 4x100y FR-R; 8th, 200y IM

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