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University of New Mexico Lobos athletics

Bryndis Bolladottir

Class

Jr.

Hometown

Akureyri, Iceland

Previous School

Borgarholtsskóli Elite Athlete Program

FRESHMAN: Had eight top-five finishes including four in the top three… Competed in eight meets … Set five career bests… Career bests included a 10:26.07 in the 1000 free against Nevada, a 1:54.14 in the 200 free (3rd) against NAU and a 1:03.63 in the 100 fly against NMSU… Swam a 2:26.45 in the 200 fly at the Pacific Invitational and a 4:52.96 at the Phill Hansel Invitational in the 500-yard free for her final career marks.

PERSONAL: Two-time semi-finalist at the 2013 European Youth Olympic Festival… Swam at the BAKU European games in 2015 and at the Small Nation Games 2017… Won gold at the Small Nation Games in the 4×100 freestyle as well as a bronze in the 200 butterfly… Competed at the Nordic Championships from 2013 through 2017, winning three bronze medals and has won National Icelandic titles in the 200 butterfly and the 800 freestyleValedictorian of Borgarholtsskóli 2018…Awarded the University of Iceland’s Education Prize for outstanding achievement of a matriculation exam and sports… European Youth Olympic Festival 2013 semifinalist… Gold and bronze medalist in the Small Nation Games 2017 3x Bronze medalist in the Nordic Championships 2017…Hobbies include all sports and outdoor activities.