Yannick Kaeser
Yannick Kaeser

Class:
Sophomore

Hometown:
Mumpf, Switzerland

High School:
Gymnasium Baeumlihof

Height:
6-1

Event:
Breast



04/09/2014

Virginia Leads Conference with 18 All-ACC Academic Selections

Cavaliers have 12 women and six men recognized

03/29/2014

Kaeser Breaks 200 Breast Record on Final Day of NCAAs

Three Cavaliers earn honorable mention All-America honors

03/28/2014

Kolod Posts Highest NCAA Finish in UVa History

Junior became first diver in school history to advance to championship final at national meet

03/27/2014

Virginia Men Finish First Day of NCAAs

Kolod places 23rd in 1-meter diving

03/26/2014

Virginia Men Start NCAA Championships Thursday

Cavaliers send 12 swimmers and one diver to national meet

Dual Meet Wins
• 200 Breast (Pitt), 100 Breast (Pitt), 200 Breast (NCSU), 100 Breast (Quad)

2012 Olympian

All-ACC
2013:
200 Breast

Virginia Career Bests
100 Breast:
53.97 (6th all-time at UVa)
200 Breast: 1:56.98 (8th all-time at UVa)
200 IM: 1:49.38

2012-13
• Earned all-conference honors with a third-place finish in the 200-yard breaststroke at ACCs
• Placed sixth in the 100 breast at the conference meet
• Posted season-best times in the 100 breast (53.97), 200 breast (1:56.98) and 200-yard individual medley (1:49.38) at ACCs
• Picked up three dual-meet wins in the 100 breast
• Selected to represent Switzerland at the 2013 World University Games in Kazan, Russia

Background
• Finished 24th in the 200m breaststroke for Switzerland at the 2012 London Olympics
• Placed seventh in 200m breast at 2012 European Championships
• Broke the Swiss long course national record in 200m breast at 2012 Swiss Championships (2:12.99)
• Finished 18th in the 200m breast at the 2011 European Short Course Championships (2:09.99 - national record)

Personal
• Son of Martin and Regula Kaeser
• Has a brother, Pascal