Name: Jacob Pebley
Sport: Swimming
Event(s): 200m backstroke
Height: 6-4
Weight: 190
DOB: 9/17/1993
Birthplace: Albany, Ore.
Hometown: Corvallis, Ore.
High School: Crescent Valley High School (Berkeley, Calif.) ‘12
College: University of California, Berkeley ‘16, Psychology
Olympic Experience
  • Olympian (2016)
  • Rio 2016 Olympic Games, 5th (200m back)
Other Career Highlights
  • 2015 World University Games, gold (200m back); silver (4x100m medley); 4th (100m back)
  • 2015 U.S. National Championships, 1st (200m back); 5th (100m back)
  • 2014 U.S. National Championships, 4th (200m back); 5th (100m back)
  • 2013 World University Games, bronze (100m back, 200m back, 4x100m medley)
Personal: Son of Walter Pebley and Cheslah Barkdoll...Has five siblings...Nicknamed “Pebs” and “Pebbles”...Interests include hiking, camping, kayaking and canoeing, cooking and baking.