Name: Nathan Adrian
Sport: Swimming
Event(s): 50m freestyle, 100m freestyle, 4x100m freestyle
Height: 6-6
Weight: 225
DOB: 12/7/1988
Birthplace: Bremerton, Wash.
Hometown: Bremerton, Wash.
High School: Bremerton High School (Bremerton, Wash.) ‘06
College: University of California – Berkeley ‘12, Public Health/Pre-Med
Olympic Experience
  • Three-time Olympian (2008, 2012, 2016); Eight-time Olympic medalist (5 golds, 1 silver, 2 bronze)
  • Rio 2016 Olympic Games, gold (4x100m IM Relay, 4x100m free); bronze (100m free, 50m free)
  • London 2012 Olympic Games, gold (100m free, 4x100m medley); silver (4x100m free)
  • Beijing 2008 Olympic Games, gold (4x100m free)
World Championship Experience
  • Most recent: 2015 – gold (4x100m medley); silver (50m free); 7th (100m free)
  • Years of participation: Long Course – 2009, 2011, 2013, 2015; Short Course – 2008
  • Medals: 11 (6 golds, 3 silvers, 2 bronzes)
  • Gold – 2008 (100m free, 4x100m free); 2009 (400m free, 4x100m medley); 2011 (4x100m medley); 2015 (4x100m medley)
  • Silver – 2008 (4x100m medley); 2013 (4x100m free); 2015 (50m free)
  • Bronze – 2011 (4x100m free); 2013 (100m free)
Personal: Son of Jim and Cecilia Adrian...Has one sister, Donella, and one brother, Justin, who both swam competitively...His mother was raised in Hong Kong and his father in Indiana, but they met in Portland, Oregon...Began swimming lessons at age 2 and swimming competitively at age 5...Spokesperson for the USA Swimming Foundation...A street was named after him in his hometown of Bremerton, Washington...Is an avid Seattle Seahawks (NFL) fan...Interests include, jet skiing, boating, surfing, dirt biking, fashion and cars...Training includes swimming 5-8 kilometers, five hours a day, two to three sessions per day, five days per week.