Bradley Snyder

Swimming

  • 2012

Name: Bradley Snyder
Sport: Swimming
Height: 5'9”
Weight: 160
Event: 50m, 100m & 400m freestyle, 100m butterfly, 100m
backstroke, 100m breaststroke, 200m IM
Current Residence: Baltimore, MD
College: U.S. Naval Academy

Paralympic Experience:
  • 2012 Paralympic Games, gold (100m freestyle, 400m freestyle), silver (50m freestyle)

Facts: Son of Valarie Snyder who still resides in his hometown of St. Petersburg, Fla. Oldest of
four children, has two younger brothers, and a younger sister. Brother Mitchell was part
of a varsity squad who won the NCAA Division II Swimming and Diving Championships
each year he was in school from 2006 until 2009. As captain his senior year he set two
Division II records, and was named the Male Swimmer of the year for the 2009 season.
Brother Russell earned a Software Engineering degree from Embry-Riddle University, and
was a four-year varsity athlete in the sports of cross country and track & field Sister Elyse
is currently attending St. Leo’s University in Dade City, and is also a varsity athlete in the
sports of cross country and track & field. Bradley currently resides in Baltimore, Maryland
where he is working for RedOwl Analytics as an intern while he awaits his pending
discharge from the U.S. Navy. Lost his vision to an IED in Sept. 2011 while deployed in
Afghanistan.

Learn more: 
US Para Swimming


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