Name: Will Barao
Sport: Swimming
Event(s): Freestyle
Height: 6-2
Weight: 175
DOB: 3/17/2001
Birthplace: Boston, Mass.
Hometown: Hingham, Mass.
High School: Hingham High School (Hingham, Mass.) ‘19
College: University of Notre Dame (verbally committed in 2018)
Youth Olympic Games Experience
  • Buenos Aires 2018
Other Career Highlights
  • 2018 Phillips 66 Nationals, 30th (400m free)
  • 2018 Speedo Champions Series – North – Buffalo, 2nd (1,500m free, 800m free, 400m free)
  • 2017 New England Swimming Senior Championships, 1st (1,000yd free, 500yd free)
  • BAC CeraVe Long Course Invitational, 1st (200 free, 400 free)
Personal: Son of Amy and Tom Barao...Has a younger brother, Declan Barao...Trains in Attleboro, Massachusetts, under Chuck Batchelor...First swam at 2 years old in grandmother’s pool...Father played college basketball at the University of Wisconsin and the University of Delaware...Mother played college basketball and swam at the College of the Holy Cross...Hobbies include hiking, collecting sports memorabilia, taking care of his five chickens and playing with his two dogs...Considers himself a serial entrepreneur.