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Nathan Henderson Athlete Profile

Nathan Henderson

Position: Breaststroke Height: 5-10 Weight: 165 Class: Graduate Roster Years: 2010-2011 | 2014-2016 Hometown: Gorleston, NFK, United Kingdom Mission: Accra, Ghana Last School: East Norfolk Sixth Form


  • Born in Gorleston, England
  • Parents are Neil and Carolyn Henderson
  • Has one brother
  • Majoring in exercise and wellness
  • Also recruited by University of Utah
  • Served in the Ghana Accra mission

Before BYU

  • Prepped at East Norfolk Sixth Form College under Simon Pickering
  • East region champion in the 100 and 200 breast
  • British Colleges champion in the 100 breast
  • Swam club for Lowestoft and Oulton Broad under Simon Pickering

2010-2011 | Freshman Year

  • Competed in six dual meets for the Cougars
  • Ranked fourth for the Cougars in the 100 breast and fifth in the 50 and 200 breast
  • Ranked 19th in the conference for the 200 breast for his time of 2:06.35

2015-2016 | Senior Year

  • Contributed to a third-place finish in the 400 medley relay and recorded a third-place finish in the 200 breaststroke (2:10.40) at the Pacific Invite
  • Recorded a third-place finish in the 100 breaststroke (58.17) against UNLV
  • Recorded third-place finishes in the 100 breaststroke (58.51) and 200 breastsroke (2:12.89) against Colorado Mesa
  • Contributed to a second-place finish in the 200 medley relay (1:31.56) against Utah
  • Named Second-Team All-MPSF in 100 and 200 breast