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Jessica Hardy

  • Team: United States
  • Sport: Swimming
  • Date of birth: 12-Mar-1987
  • Discipline: Freestyle

Biography

Jessica swims at Trojan Swim club under Coach Dave Salo, and is a sprint specialist who competes in a variety of strokes. In 2005 Jessica broke the World record for 100metres breaststroke at the World Championships, becoming the first American woman to hold that record in over 20 years.

Records Held

She is the current world record holder for the 100metres breaststroke long course and for the 50metres breaststroke long course and short course

2010 Pan Pacific Swimming championships, USA

1st 50metres breaststroke
1st 4x100metres freestyle relay
1st 50metres freestyle
1st 4x100metres medley relay
6th 50metres butterfly

2010 World Swimming Championships (25m), Dubai

2nd 4x100metres freestyle
4th 50metres freestyle