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2013 Women's Swimming & Diving Roster

Rebecca Rainer


Richmond, Va.
Deep Run

2014 SEC Academic Honor Roll

Top Times
200 Free:               1:51.61  (Florida Atlantic, 1/19/13)
500 Free:               4:58.37  (Florida Atlantic, 1/19/13)
100 Breast:           1:02.48  (Tennessee, 1/28/12)
200 Breast:           2:12.52  (2012 Bulldog Invitational)
100 Fly:                  55.81      (2013 SEC Championships)
200 Fly:                  1:59.09  (2012 Bulldog Invitational)
200 IM:                   2:00.50  (2012 Bulldog Invitational)
400 IM:                   4:11.08  (2013 SEC Championships)


400 Free:               4:32.02  (2012 GSC Summer Invitational)

100 Breast:           1:12.94  (2012 USA Olympic Team Trials)
200 Breast:           2:34.12  (2012 USA Olympic Team Trials)

200 Fly:                  2:18.77  (2012 GSC Summer Invitational)
200 IM:                   2:20.02  (2012 USA Olympic Team Trials)
400 IM:                   4:49.99  (2012 USA Olympic Team Trials)


UF Rankings

200 Breast:           Sixth (2:12.52)


National/International Competition:

Participated in the 2012 USA Olympic Team Trials in Omaha, Neb. where she recorded personal-best times in the 100 breast, 200 breast, 200 IM and 400 IM… 2010 Short-Course NCSA junior national champion in the 100 and 200 breast and 400 IM… Only 14 year old to qualify for the 2008 U.S. Olympic Trials, qualifying in the 400 IM… Chosen to attend the 2008 National Select Camp…Selected to the 2007 Eastern Zones Select Camp… Was a member of the USA Junior National Team.



SEC Championships: Placed first in the ‘C’ final of the 400-yard individual medley as she recorded a season best time of 4:14.69… Posted a season-best in the 200-yard breaststroke (2:16.63) at the Ohio State Invitational… In addition in Columbus, Rainer placed 34th in the 200-yard butterfly with a season-best swim of 2:01.94… Competed in various events in each dual meet for the Gators throughout the regular season… Honors: 2014 SEC Academic Honor Roll.



NCAA Championships: Placed 34th in the 400-yard individual medley (4:14.76), 48th in the 200-yard breaststroke (2:15.01) and 51st in the 200-yard individual medley (2:00.76) in her first appearance at nationals… SEC Championships: Finished 10th in the 400-yard individual medley (4:11.08), 16th in the 200-yard butterfly (2:00.71) and 20th in the 200-yard breaststroke (2:13.64)… Won the 400-yard individual medley (4:17.82), placed second in the 200-yard breaststroke (2:17.07) and finished fourth in the 100-yard breaststroke (1:04.78) at the All Florida Invitational… Competed in various events in each dual meet for the Gators throughout the regular season.



SEC Championships: Finished 13th in the 200-yard breaststroke (2:12.71), 15th in the 400-yard individual medley (4:16.29) and 18th in the 100-yard breaststroke (1:02.48)… Claimed the 200-yard breaststroke title in 2:15.53 to help Florida win its double dual against Michigan and Stanford… Made her collegiate debut and won her first race at UF at the All-Florida Invitational as Rainer placed first in the 200-yard breaststroke in a time of 2:14.68.


High School:

Rated as only one of five, six-star recruits by Swimming World Magazine… Ranked the No. 7 recruit in the country by… Three-time Virginia Female Swimmer of the Year… Broke a total of 40 Virginia state records during her career at Deep Run… 55-time Virginia state age group champion… Trained with NOVA of Virginia under head coach Geoff Brown… Chose Florida over Texas, Georgia, Arizona, Virginia and Tennessee… Parents are Bob and Karen… Has two sisters, Rachel and Kathryn.

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