June 24, 2020
SWMKE is excited to announce that Jay Litherland, 2016 400 IM Olympian and 2019 400 IM World Championship Silver Medalist, has been added to the SWMKE Zoom Guest Speaker Series. Jay will be addressing the team on Saturday, 7/25 from 11:00-12:00 AM.
Jay is a versatile swimmer originally from Alpharetta, Ga. He has been a member of USA Swimming’s National Team as well as the National Junior Team. He’s one of three Litherland swimmers who swam at the University of Georgia, as Jay, Mick and Kevin are triplets. Litherland has triple citizenship in the U.S., Japan and New Zealand – he can also speak Japanese. He started swimming at the age of 8, and he says that swimming was the only sport he was good at, although he also enjoys skateboarding in his down time.
First picture courtesy of DC Trident & ISL. Second picture courtesy of Jay Litherland.