About Jimmy Feigen
Hometown: San Antonio, TX
Date of Birth: September 26, 1989
Olympic History: 2012 - silver, 4x100m free relay
World Championships: 2015 - heats, 100m freestyle
2013 - silver, 100m freestyle, silver, 4x100m freestyle relay
Bio: An Olympic medalist in 2012 as a part of the U.S. freestyle relay team, Feigen specializes in the sprint freestyle distances. He swam for legendary coach Eddie Reese at the University of Texas from 2009-2012, earning 24-time All-American honors and winning 3 NCAA titles in the 50y, 100y and 4x100y relay. In 2013, he won his first individual major medal with a silver at the World Championships, out-touching Nathan Adrian in the final and breaking 48 seconds for the first time in his career. He struggled in the heats at the same event in 2015, missing out on the spot in the semifinals. Feigen was originally born in Hilo, Hawaii but grew up in San Antonio and still trains in Austin under Reese.
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