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Marco Loughran


London, England (The Southport School)
Marco Antonio Loughran


Three-time All-American Selection

Two-time All-SEC Selection

Three-time All-SEC Freshman Selection


Career Top Times


100 Back: 46.08                                  (2010 SEC Championships)

200 Back: 1:40.72                              (2010 SEC Championships)

100 Fly: 47.04                                     (2010 SEC Championships)



100-meter Back: first (54.45)

200-meter Back: third (1:58.47)


UF All-Time Rankings:


100-yard Back: fourth (46.08)

200-yard Back: fourth (1:40.72)

100-yard Fly: fifth (47.04)



100-meter Back: first (54.45)

200-meter Back: third (1:58.47)


National/International Competition

A member of the Great Britain National Team…Holds the 100-meter back World Junior Record…Achieved four Olympic qualifying times in 2008…Won one gold medal and three silver medals at the European Juniors meet in 2007, while winning a bronze at European Juniors in 2006…Holds a variety of Welsh senior records, as well as British age group records…Won a silver medal in the backstroke at the 2005 Youth Olympics.


At Florida:

2009-10: Earned three All-America honors at the 2010 NCAA Championships by placing eighth in the 200 back (1:41.37), sixth in the 200 medley relay (1:25.45), and sixth in the 100-yard back (46.52)…Earned All-SEC honors by capturing the SEC championship in the 100 back, while finishing sixth in the 100 fly…The highest freshman finisher in the 100 and 200 back and 100 fly events at SECs. Took second vs. Auburn in the 100 back (47.66) and 200 (1:43.77)…Placed third in the SMU Classic in the 400 medley relay (3:15.81) and fifth in the 200 medley relay (1:30.17)...Part of the winning 200 medley relay team (1:29.72) against LSU, as well as the winner of the 200 back (1:45.64)...Won the 100 back (48.43) again Indian River State College.


High School

Graduated from The Southport School in 2007…Was coached by Chris Nesbit.



Member of Guildford City Swimming Club, coached by Richard Gorfield.


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