Lia Neal

Swimming

Lia Neal headshot
  • 2012
TwitterName: Lia Neal
Sport: Swimming
Height: 5’8”
Current Residence: Brooklyn, NY
School: Covenant of the Sacred Heart

Olympic Experience:

  • 2012 Olympic Games, Bronze in 4x100-meter Freestyle
Career Highlights:
  • 2012, FINA World Short Course Championships 4x100m free style relay gold medalist, 4x100m medley relay bronze medalist
  • Earned three gold medals as part of the 400m free relay, 800m free relay and 400m medley relay teams at the 2010 Junior Pan Pacific Championships
  • 2008 Olympic Trials: 28th place in the 50 freestyle, 78th place in the 100 freestyle, and 89th place in the 100 freestyle
  • 2011 World Junior Champs, gold medal in the 100 freestyle, silver medal in the 50 freestyle

Fun Facts: Loves going to movies, restaurants, concerts ... Has a seven-year-old cat named Peanut

Learn more: 
USA Swimming

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