Lara Jackson

Lara Jackson (born October 14, 1986) is a freestyle swimmer from the United States. In 2008, she set the USA Record in the long-course women's 50 freestyle at the 2008 U.S. Olympic Trials. She swam for the University of Arizona, and at the 2009 NCAA meet set the meet and USA Record in the 50 yard freestyle.

Lara Jackson
Personal information
Full nameLara Marie Jackson
National team United States
Born (1986-10-14) October 14, 1986 (age 33)
El Paso, Texas
Height5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
Sport
SportSwimming
StrokesFreestyle
ClubTucson Ford Dealers Aquatics
College teamUniversity of Arizona

Also at the 2008 Olympic Trials, she finished 3rd in the 50 Free behind Jessica Hardy and Dara Torres. Following Hardy's withdrawal from the Olympic team, prior to the Games; however, Jackson was not added to the Olympic team.


Personal bests (long course)Edit

Event Time Date
50 m freestyle 24.50 June 2008
100 m freestyle 56.17 July 2009

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