September 1, 1985 (age 34)|
|Height||6 ft 0 in (1.83 m)|
|Weight||194 lb (88 kg)|
Larsen Alan Jensen (born September 1, 1985) is an American former competition swimmer and a two-time Olympic medalist.
At the 2003 World Championships, Jensen earned a silver medal in the 800-meter freestyle, his first medal at the international level. He competed in the 2004 Summer Olympics, winning silver in the 1,500-meter freestyle race, as well as competing in the 400-meter freestyle, where he finished fourth. At the 2005 World Aquatics Championships, he won silver medals in the 800 and 1,500-meter freestyle races. Jensen competed in the 2008 Summer Olympics in Beijing, where he won the bronze medal in the 400-meter freestyle, and also placed fifth in the 1,500-meter freestyle.
Jensen is the current American record holder in the 400-meter freestyle and former American record holder in the 1,500-meter freestyle.
After the 2008 Summer Olympics, Jensen retired from competitive swimming to pursue a career in the U.S. Navy.
He graduated from the U.S. Navy SEAL BUD/S training program at the top of his class in 2011.
He currently is obtaining his MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business.
Personal bests (long course)Edit
|400 m freestyle||3:42.78||August 10, 2008|
|1500 m freestyle||14:45.29||August 21, 2004|
- ↑ "Silver for Thorpe as Phelps takes records". The Age. Melbourne. July 27, 2003. http://www.theage.com.au/articles/2003/07/26/1059084245293.html. Retrieved 2009-07-14.
- ↑ Jonathan Sanfilippo (August 8, 2008). "Park Makes History". The Korea Times. http://www.koreatimes.co.kr/www/news/sports/2009/04/253_29098.html. Retrieved July 14, 2009.
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