(Video Interview) Sid Farber on Journey from Baseball to Swimming

Photo Courtesy: Peter H. Bick

Sid Farber pulled off a win in the 50 free Saturday night at Junior Nationals as the Denver University sophomore-to-be touched in 22.89. After the race, Farber explained the unlikely journey that brought him to swimming in the first place.

Farber had been a baseball player most of his life, but he found swimming his sophomore year of high school and ended up picking that as his sport two years later. He explained why he chose swimming, how he ended up at Denver, why the Juniors win meant so much to him and what his goals look like for the next several years.

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Author: David Rieder

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David Rieder is the host of Swimming World TV and a staff writer. A contributor to Swimming World since 2009, he has covered NCAA Championships, U.S. Nationals, Olympic Trials and the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio. He is a native of Charleston, S.C., and a 2016 graduate of Duke University.

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