Mitch Larkin

Mitch Larkin reacts after he competed in the first semifinal heat of the Men's 200m Backstroke on Day 5 of the London 2012 Olympic Games at the Aquatics Centre on August 1, 2012 in London, England.

Athlete Biography

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.