Mitch Larkin

Mitch Larkin qualified for his first Olympic Team in 2012, winning the 200m backstroke at the 2012 nomination trials. Making his Olympic debut at the London 2012 Games, Larkin made it through to the Olympic final where he finished eighth.

Larkin’s Olympic journey began at the 2009 Australian Youth Olympic Festival where he competed in five events, winning silver in the 400m individual medley.

Olympic Results

London 2012 - Summer Olympic Games

200m Backstroke - Men
Heat 4 1:57.53 Q 3
Semifinal 1 1:56.82 Q 4
Final 1:58.02 8
Final Placing 8 / 35

AYOF 2009 - Australian Youth Olympic Festival

1500m Freestyle - Men
Final 16.08.47 5th
Final Placing 5 / 12
200m Freestyle - Men
Heat 1.56.99 15th
200m Individual Medley - Men
Heat 2.09.85 4th
Final 2.07.74 5th
Final Placing 5 / 11
400m Freestyle - Men
Heat 4.04.33 7th
Final 4.00.94 4th
Final Placing 4 / 17
400m Individual Medley - Men
Heat 4.40.49 4th
Final 4.26.80 2nd
Final Placing 2 / 8