Brianna Throssell

Brianna Throssell made her Olympic debut in Rio after winning silver in the 200m butterfly at the 2016 Nationals.

After finishing third in both her 200m butterfly heat and semi-final, Throssell qualified for her first Olympic final and placed eighth in 2:07.87.

The West Australian swam into the spotlight when she came home from the 2014 Nanjing Youth Olympic Games with seven medals, including 3 individual bronze in the 200m freestyle, 100m butterfly and 200m butterfly events.

Olympic Results

2016 Rio

200m Butterfly - Women
Final 2:07.87 8
Heats 2:07.76 Q 3
Semifinals 2:07.19 Q 3
Final Placing 8 / 28