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Jenny Halden

Jenny Halden - Women's Swimming & Diving - Florida State Seminoles

Player profile

Kongsberg/Bærum, Norway
high school
Kongsberg VGS, Dønski VGS

Top Times

100 fly – 52.15

50 free – 22.56

100 free – 49.97



Was the runner-up in the 50 free (23.15) before winning the 100 fly (52.77) at Miami… helped the Seminoles to meet record-setting wins in the 200 free relay and 200 medley relay along with second place finishes in the 400 medley relay and 400 free relay, and won silver in the 100 fly (55.74) at the TYR Fall Classic… contributed to a first-place finish in the 200 medley relay and second-place finish in the 400 free relay and placed third in the 100 fly (54.84) and fifth in the 50 free (23.80) against Auburn… recorded two third-place finishes against Georgia Tech in the 50 free (23.69) and the 100 fly (54.91)…competed at the LEN European SC Championship for Norway where she made the semifinal of the 50m fly (25.76) placing 10th…was also 16th in the 100 fly (59.66).


An NCAA qualifier in the 100 fly after posting her best at the UGA Last Chance meet of 52.15….placed 30th in the 100 fly (52.46) and tied for 51st in the 50 free (22.85) at NCAAs…finished 11th in the 100 fly (52.62) at the ACC Championships…also finished 24th in the 100 free (50.22) and 26th in the 100 back (54.82)…placed third in the 200 fly (2:06.36) before winning the 100 fly (53.92) against Tampa and UNF…took third in the 100 back (58.59) against Gardner-Webb…swam her best time in the 100 fly en route to winning the 100 fly (52.66) at No. 19 Auburn…placed fourth in the 50 free (23.52) before winning the 100 fly (54.50)  against RV LSU…won first place in the 100 fly (52.67) and placed third with another personal-best time in the 50 free (22.56) at the Georgia Invite…also finished fifth in the 100 back (54.64) and in the 100 free (49.97) with personal-best times in both events…won first place in both the 50 free (22.90) and in the 100 fly (53.05) in her collegiate debut against TCU.

High School

Was the Norwegian national champion for seniors in 50 Butterfly LCM (27.07), 50 Butterfly SCM (26.31), and the 50 Freestyle SCM (25.21) …also placed sliver in the 100 Butterfly (58.72) and 100 Freestyle (55.72)

Personal: Born on Jul. 22, 2000…daughter of John and Ragnhild Halden…a member of Bærumsvømmerne where she is coached by Sondre Solberg…plans to major in industrial engineering