Cullen Jones


2 time Olympian (2G 2S) Medalist, World Record and American Record holder, World Champion, Philanthropist, Motivational speaker, Aspiring fashion designer

Charlotte NC ·



Career Highlights

Won three medals at 2012 Olympic Games in London ... took home gold as a member of the 400m medley relay team and won silver in both the 50m freestyle and 400m freesyle relay ... Qualified for the 2012 Olympic team by finishing first in the 50m free and second in the 100m free ... Second place finisher in the 50m freestyle at the 2010 ConcoPhillips National Championships … Broke the 50m free American
record and won gold in the men's 4x100m free relay at the 2009 World Championships ... Earned a gold medal and set a world record as a member of the 400m free-relay at the 2008 Olympic Games ... 2007 world champion as a member of the men's 400m free-relay ... Captured silver in the 50m free at the 2007 World Championships ... Captured gold in championship-record time in the 50m free at the 2006 Pan Pacs ... Became the first African-American swimmer to break a long-course world record ... Captured his first U.S. national title in the 50m free at the 2006 Nationals ... Silver medalist in the 50m free at the 2006 SC World Champs, setting the championship record in the semis

Olympics History

2012: (p) Gold 4x100 Med-R, Silver 50 Fr, Silver 4x100 Fr-R, 14th 100 Fr ... 2008: Gold, 400m FR-R(WR)

World Champs History

2009: Gold, 400m FR-R (pr); 5th, 50m FR; 2007: Gold, 400m FR-R; Silver, 50m FR

Pan Pacs History

2010: 5th, 50m FL; 6th, 50m FR ... 2006: Gold, 50m FR(CR) & 400m FR-R(WR); 9th, 100m FR

SC Worlds History

2006: Silver, 50m FR(CR-semis); Bronze, 400m FR-R(pr)

Olympic Trials History

2012: Gold, 50m FR; Silver, 100m FR ... 2008: Bronze, 100m FR; Bronze, 50m FR