Christian Bedell
Christian Bedell
Year: Freshman
Hometown: San Jose, Calif.
High School: Bellarmine College Prep
Position: Breaststroke/Butterfly/IM

Attended Bellarmine College Prep where he was coached by Larry Rogers…Was a five-time All-American for the Bells…Helped contribute to Bellarmine’s 27 consecutive Central Coast Section titles…Also competed in water polo as a freshman…Swam for Santa Clara Swim Club where he was coached by John Bitter.

Christian Bedell was born on Oct. 1, 1993 in Queens, New York…Parents are James and Theresa Bedell…Has two older brothers, James and Andrew…Is majoring in economics at UCSB…Hobbies range from sailing to cooking…Favorite movie is “The Green Mile” and his favorite book is “Of Mice and Men”…Enjoys the music of UCSB alum Jack Johnson…His most memorable athletic achievement was finishing second at the CCS Championships…Names his grandmother, Barbara Bedell, as his personal hero…His favorite aspect of college swimming is the team unity.