Rainer Ng Athlete Profile

Rainer Ng

Positions: Butterfly, Backstroke Height: 5-6 Weight: 147 Class: Sophomore Roster Years: 2013-2015 Hometown: Singapore Last School: Raffles Institution Singapore

Before BYU:

High School

  • Prepped at Raffles Institution under coach David Lim

National

  • SEA Games silver and bronze medalist
  • Commonwealth Youth Games bronze medalist
  • Youth Olympic Games silver medalist

Personal

  • Swam club for Swimfast Aquatic Club under coach David Lim in Singapore
  • Has two sisters
  • Older sister swam for University of Arkansas
  • Majoring in business finance
  • Started swimming to combat asthma as a child


2013-2014 | Freshman Year

  • Named to MPSF/Turbo Male Athlete of the Week (Oct. 16)
  • Recorded a first-place finish in 200 free (1:41.56), 100 back (49.71), 200 back (1:53.00) and helped contribute to 200 medley relay first-place finish (1:31.85) at Intermountain Shootout
  • Recorded a first-place finish in the 200 back (1:52.10) against Colorado Mesa
  • Recorded a first-place finish in the 100 back (49.35) against UNLV
  • Contributed to the first-place win in the 200 medley relay (1:31.77) against Denver
  • Recorded a first-place finish in the 200 fly (1:49.71) against Utah
  • Contributed to the first-place win in the 400 medley relay (3:21.52) against Seattle
  • Recorded a first-place finish in the 500 free (4:35.57) against Seattle to break Connolly Pool record
  • Contributed to the first-place win in the 400 free (3:06.62) against Seattle
  • Named to MPSF/Turbo Male Athlete of the Week (Feb. 5)
  • Named to All-MPSF First Team for performances in 800 free relay (6:31.41), 100 back (48.33), 200 back (1:46.17) and 200 fly (1:48.80)
  • Named to All-MPSF Second Team for performances in 200 medley relay (1:29.38)