Men's Swimming & Diving

Edward Zhao
Edward Zhao
Year: Freshman
Hometown: Vancouver, British Columbia
High School: St. George's School
Position: Free, Fly, Back

Before Brown: Swam for the UBC Dolphins and St. George's School…Qualified for the 2012 Canadian Olympic Trials…Three-time Canadian Youth National Team member…Holds the Canadian National Age Group record in the 800 freestyle relay for the 15 to 17 age group…A member of the bronze-medal winning 800 freestyle relay at Canadian Olympic Trials…Finalist in the 200 freestyle at the Paul Bergen Junior International Swim Meet…Finished in 16th at Summer Nationals in the 200 freestyle…Ten-time medalist at the Canadian Age Group National Championships…Captain of the swim team at St. George’s and named MVP for each of his four years…Led St. George’s to five provincial titles in eleven undefeated years…His favorite moment was being the flag bearer for the Canadian Youth Team at a US Tour Meet.

Personal: Edward Zhao is the son of Christie Bai and Charles Zhao of Vancouver, British Columbia...Named to the Honor Roll with Distinction for each of his four years at St. George's...Enjoys roller coaster rides, shopping and frisbee...Plans to concentrate in biology.