Rachel Kulik
Rachel Kulik
Year: Junior
Hometown: Carlsbad, CA
High School: La Costa Canyon HS
Position: Fly/Free

UC Santa Barbara

2016-17:
Picked for MPSF Second Team
Placed 4th in the 100 Butterfly at MPSF Championships.

HIGH SCHOOL
Graduated from La Costa Canyon High School…Swam under Coach Patty Mackle…Team captain (2014-15 season)…2015 200 medley relay CIF Champion…Academic All-American…Swam club for Rancho San Dieguito under Coach Joe Benjamin…Team captain (2014-15)…Member of the 400 medley Junior National Relay…County record in the 400 medley relay.

PERSONAL
Rachel Kulik was born May 17, 1997…Is double-majoring in Economics and Communication with a minor in Professional Writing and aspires to work on a marketing team for a fashion magazine…Enjoys baking and reading in her free time…Lists her top pre-race pump up song as “Flawless” by Beyonce…Enjoys snacking on on almond butter with apple slices…Began swimming at age nine…Favorite aspect of college swimming is the closeness of the team…If she could add an event to each meet it would be a co-ed relay…Being picked as team captain for both her high school and club teams this past year is the proudest achievement of her swimming career.

“Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.”