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John Waldman

-Began swimming career at the Bath YMCA in 1971 and finished his Y career with the       Boothbay Y in 1980 where he was a YMCA New England Champion in the 100 Breaststroke. In 1978, he set the Maine Y state record in the 100 breaststroke earning a YMCA Nationals Qualification time.

 -In 1980 while a student at Hebron Academy, he set a school record and was a New England Prep School Champion and All American in the 100 Breaststroke

-attended University of Pittsburgh from 1980-81 where he was the Eastern Interscholastic Collegiate Champion for 1981

-He transferred to Indiana University in 1981 graduating in 1985.  While there he was Indiana State Swimmer of the Year USS - 1983, 1984 and 1985.

-He was the Big Ten Champion - 1983, 84, 100 & 200 Breaststroke, 200 Medley Relay 1985 200 Medley Relay

-Qualified for NCAA I championships in 1983, 84, and 85

-Ranked 11th in the world in the 100 breaststroke by ASCA in 1983

-earned NCAA I All American status in 1984 in the 100 Breaststroke

-qualified for the 1984 Olympic trials 100 & 200 Breaststroke finishing 9th and 18th.

-He was ranked 11th in the world in the 100 breaststroke by ASCA in 1983 and was an Eight time US Senior Nationals Finalist and an USS All American in 1984

-Was the 1984 Canadian Cup Champion in the 100 breaststroke

-In 1987 as a masters swimmer, he set the SCM world record in the 100 breaststroke with a time that stood for 17 years and was a five time US Masters American Record Holder

-in 1987 founded Fluid Mechanics