Name: David Abrahams
Sport: Swimming
Event(s): 100-meter Breaststroke, 100-meter Butterfly, 200-meter Individual Medley
Classification: S13, SM13, SB13
DOB: 5/3/2001
Hometown: Havertown, Penn.
High School: Haverford Senior High School (Havertown PA)
College: Harvard University '23/'24, Mathematics
Paralympic Experience
  • One-time Paralympian (2020), one-time Paralympic medalist (silver)
  • Paralympic Games Tokyo 2020, silver (100-meter breaststroke), 4th (200-meter Individual Medley)
Other Career Highlights
  • NISCA All-American in 2018 and 2019
  • 2019 Academic All-American
  • Medalist, 200 breaststroke, Junior Nationals 2018
  • 2020 Olympic Trials qualifier, 200 breast
  • Two-time All-State selection in 2018 and 2019, and was tabbed honorable mention in 2017
  • Four-time All-Central League and three-time all-Delco member (2017-2019)
Personal: Son of Rebecca and Doug...Brother, James, was a distance runner at Penn State and is part of the Class of 2021...Served as a volunteer coach at Karakung Swim Club in 2018...Swims DI for Harvard University at the NCAA Division 1 level...Brother James was a distance runner/ steeplechaser at Penn State and UC Berkeley ‘22