Swimming & Diving


Sid  Farber
Sid Farber


Portland, Ore.

High School:
Lincoln H.S.





Denver Sweeps Summit League Swimming and Diving Weekly Honors

Bradley, Farber win for swimming, Walker for diving


Denver Qualifies Seven Swimmers for NCAA Championships

Three relay teams will also travel to Indianapolis for Championship Weekend


31 Pioneers Garner Summit League Swimming and Diving Awards

Schrader named Men's and Women's Swimming Coach of the Year


Denver Starts Record Breaking Night with A-Cut in 200 Free Relay

Pioneers' men's and women's swimmers extend streak to 14 event wins in 14 races at the 2017 Championships


Sanders and Loncar Set School Records on Day Three of Texas Invite

Pioneers will wrap-up the competition tomorrow in Austin, Texas

Top Times:

50 Free 19.37 03/23/17
100 Free 43.26 02/18/17
200 Free 1:39.23 02/17/17

Honors and Awards:
CSCAA Scholar All-America Honors…Named to USA Swimming’s 18U World 100 Program…200 medley relay, 200 free, 50 free, 400 medley relay, 100 free, 400 free relay...Summit League Men's Swimmer of the Week (10/17/17, 01/23/18). 

2017-18 Internationals:
Finished fourth in the 18U Final in the 50 Free and 41st and an 18U Final appearance in the 100 free at the 2017 World Championship Trials...Farber broke the 17-18 Oregon State record in the 100 free with a 50.34.

2016-17 Internationals:

Recorded a lifetime best 50.34 in the 100 free at the 2017 World Championship Trials (17-18 Oregon State record)…Also finished fourth in the 18U final in the 50 free…Finished second in the 50 fly (24.73), fourth in the 50 back (26.98), fourth in the 50 free (23.29) and fifth in the 100 free (51.33) at the Mel Zajac International…Finished 18th in the 50 free at 23.29 at the Canada Trials (second in the B-final).

Saw action in 15 meets …Broke the 50 free School Record at the NCAA Championships as the leadoff leg of the 4X200 free, an event Denver finished 17th in…Also finished 22nd in the 400 medley relay at NCAAs…Top time on the team in the 50 free, turning in a 19.37 in the 2017 NCAA Championships…Top time on the team in the 100 free, turning in a 43.26 at the Summit League Championships.

Before Denver:
Sid Farber swam for the Lincoln High School swim team and was named to the All-Conference First Team during his junior year, as well as Second Team All-State...He started his senior year with a sixth place finish at the Winter Junior Nationals in the 50 freestyle event, followed by winning Oregon’s State Championship in the 50 and 100 freestyle...In March, 2016 at senior sectionals, he placed second overall and received his Olympic Trial and US Open cut times...He currently ranks first in the nation for 17 year-old swimmers in the 50 free on USA Swimming’s age group rankings.

Sid is the son of Jeffrey Farber and Renee Carisio-Farber...Younger brother of Jeremy, Rachel, Margaret and Stephen...Farber was a member of the Outdoor Club, which raised over $900 in his community for a local little league baseball team, and he was on the Honor Roll for all four years of high school...Outside of swimming, Sid enjoys baseball, snowboarding, backpacking, hiking and surfing.



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