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2012 Men's Swimming & Diving Roster

Corey Main


Auckland, New Zealand
Macleans College

12-time All-American

2015 Second Team All-SEC


Top Times


50 Free: 18.94 (2015 SEC Championships)

100 Free: 42.08 (2015 NCAA Championships)

200 Free: 1:33.61                (2015 NCAA Championships)

500 Free: 4:39.26 (LSU, Oct. 10, 2015)

100 Back: 46.21 (2014 NCAA Championships)

200 Back: 1:40.82 (2014 SEC Championships)

200 IM: 1:53.73 (Pinch-A-Penny All-Florida Invitational, Oct. 3-5, 2014)



100 Back: 54.41 (2015 New Zealand National Time Trials)

200 Back: 1:59.86 (2013 PC Santa Clara Grand Prix)

50 Free: 22.87 (2015 New Zealand National Time Trials)

100 Free: 50.00 (2015 New Zealand National Time Trials)

200 Free: 1:50.14 (2015 New Zealand National Time Trials)

100 Fly: 55.58 (2013 PC Santa Clara Grand Prix)


UF Rankings:

50 Free: Third (18.94s)

100 Free: Second (42.08ps)

200 Free: 10th (1:33.61s)

100 Back: Seven (46.28)

200 Back: Fifth (1:40.82)

200 Free Relay: First (1:16.52)

400 Free Relay: Third (2:50.51)

800 Free Relay: Second (6:13.03)

200 Medley Relay: First (1:24.14)

400 Medley Relay: First (3:04.77)


International Competition:

Won the 100-meter and 200-meter backstroke races at the New Zealand National Time Trial events with times of 54.41 and 2L01.00, respectively… Placed 11th and set a personal-best time in the 100-meter backstroke at the 2014 Pan Pacific Championships… Competed in two events at the 2014 Commonwealth Games… Swept New Zealand’s backstroke titles at the 2014 National Championships, as he clocked times of 54.47 seconds in the 100-yard backstroke and 2:00.40 in the 200-yard backstroke.


At Florida


NCAA Championships: Earned four All-American honors as a member of four relay squads… Main was a contributor on UF’s seventh-place 200-yard medley (1:24.16) and 800-yard freestyle (6:17.12) relay teams and 10th-place 200-yard (1:17.35) and 400-yard (2:50.63) freestyle relays squads… Individually, Main clocked times of 19.58, 46.43 and 1:41.74 in the 50-yard freestyle and the 100-yard and 200-yard backstroke prelims… SEC Championships: Placed fifth in the 100-yard backstroke (46.52), eighth in both the 200-yard freestyle (1:37.33) and backstroke (1:43.16) events… Also was a member of Florida’s third-place 200-yard freestyle relay (1:17.60) and fifth-place 200-yard medley relay team (1:24.95)… Finished with seven individual wins and was part of 13 first-place relay teams during the dual meets and invitational competition… Honors: Four-time All-American… Second Team All-SEC.



NCAA Championships: Earned four All-American honors and contributed on three top-eight relays… Was a member of the Gators’ SEC and school-record 800-yard freestyle relay championship team (6:13.03), the school record and NCAA runner-up 400-yard medley relay team (3:04.77) and UF’s fifth-place 200-yard freestyle relay team (1:16.98) that set a school record of 1:16.52 in the prelims… Individually at the NCAA’s, Main placed 16th in the 200-yard backstroke (1:42.59) and 20th in the 100-yard backstroke with a mark of 46.45 seconds… SEC Championships: Finished seventh in the 100-yard backstroke (46.86) and eighth in the 200-yard freestyle (1:36.47)… Placed first in five events at the All-Florida Invite, including the 200-yard freestyle (1:37.69) and the 100-yard backstroke (47.70)... Totaled 12 individual wins and had a hand in 19 first-place relay events in dual and invitational meets… Honors: Earned four All-American honors.



NCAA Championships: Earned NCAA All-American first-team accolades on three relays, as well as one individual honor, as he placed second in the 200-yard backstroke with a time of 1:41.69… Regarding the All-American relay teams, Main swam the back leg on the seventh-place 400-yard medley relay (3:08.40) and the second leg on the eighth-place 200-yard freestyle relay (1:17.97)… SEC Championships: Finished fourth in the 100-yard backstroke with a personal-best time of 46.84 seconds… Honors: Earned four All-American honors.


Prior to Florida:

A member of the New Zealand National Team… Qualified for the 2012 FINA Short Course World Championships…  In the 2011 Commonwealth Youth Games, Main won three gold medals and a bronze as he was a part of the men’s 4x200-meter free relay team… High school coach was Jana Korbasova … Swam with the Howick Pakuranga Swim Club under Korbasova… Parents are David and Tracy.


Coach Troy on Corey:

“Corey is great backstroke athlete. In addition, he plays a key role in our relay efforts.”




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