Lynette Lim

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Lynette Lim
Personal information
Full name Lynette Lim Shu-En
Nationality  Singapore
Born (1992-04-25) 25 April 1992 (age 24)
Loma Linda, CA
Height 5 ft 5 in (165 cm)
Sport
Sport Swimming
College team USC Trojans

Lynette Shu En Lim (born 25 April 1992)[1] is an Olympic freestyle swimmer from Singapore. She swam for Singapore at the 2012[2] and 2008 Olympics,[3] the 2009 World Championships,[4] 2007 World Championships and the 2007 South East Asian Games.[5]

As of 2009, she holds the Singaporean Records in the women's 400m, 800m, and 1500m freestyles, and 4 × 100 m, 4 × 200 m freestyle relays.

Early years[edit]

Lim attended Palm Springs High School in Palm Springs, California. She was in the class of 2010. She swam for the Piranha Swim Team in Palm Springs and the high school swim team for Palm Springs. Lim attended the University of Southern California, graduating in 2014 with a degree in kinesiology, and was on the USC swimming and diving team as a distance freestyler. During her career at USC she was a three-time all-American on relay.[6]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Lim's result page from www.sports-reference.com; retrieved 2009-07-02.
  2. ^ http://www.london2012.com/athlete/lim-lynette-1058038/
  3. ^ Lim's bio page from the 2008 Olympics website; retrieved 2009-07-02.
  4. ^ http://www.fina.org/pool/index.php?option=com_wrapper&view=wrapper&Itemid=768
  5. ^ Aquatics at the 2007 Southeast Asian Games
  6. ^ "Lynette Lim Bio - University of Southern California Official Athletic Site". University of Southern California Official Athletic Site. Retrieved 1 November 2015.