St. Xavier HS ’06
Florida / Arizona '11
AG & Resource Economics
Future Professional Aspirations
Law or business
Chris and Jill Burckle … parents own swim, tennis, fitness and soccer clubs … Chris swam at Louisville, and Jill played tennis at UC Santa Barbara and Indiana University
Older sister (Caroline) swam for Florida and was a member of the 2008 Olympic Team ... younger brother (Collin) is a scratch golfer
In 1995 "because my sister did!"
Sports Played Before Swimming
Soccer, golf, tennis, cross country
Hobbies Outside the Pool
Trading equities, reading, golf, business/economical analysis, hanging out with friends, getting sun, wearing short shorts
Ultimate Way to Relax
Watching TV by the fire
Most Influential Person
Sister… “We always push each other and support each other in and out of the pool.” ... role model: "My dad because he is a good family man and works harder than anyone I've ever seen."
Boys and Girls Club ... "I love working with kids and helping them have dreams."
Swims 5-10k a day ... 4.5 hours a day ... 7 days a week
TV: Smash Lab ... Movies: Jordan - to the Max, Get Rich or Die Tryin' ... Music: rap, classic rock ... Holiday tradition: Christmas mass with my family