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Maroua MATHLOUTHI
Sport Open Water Swimming
NOC Tunisia   
GenderWomen
Born22 Aug 1988
Height1.63 m
 Human Interest 
Further Personal Information
Languages
Arabic, English, French
Higher education
Medicine - Southern Methodist University : Dallas, TX, USA
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She began swimming at age four at Club Africain in Tunis, Tunisia.
Why this sport?
She was taken to Club Africain to begin swimming to improve her health and physical strength.
General Interest
Other sports
She represented Tunisia in open water swimming at the 2013 World Championships in Barcelona, Spain. (SportsDeskOnline, 12 Mar 2020)
Famous relatives
Her younger brother Ahmed represented Tunisia in swimming at the Olympic Games in 2012 and 2016. (SportsDeskOnline, 20 Dec 2018; albayan.ae, 20 Nov 2007)
Other information
SWIM CLINICS
She has designed custom curricula for Train Like a Pro skills clinics at Evolution Swimming, a swim school in Qatar. (evosportsqatar.com, 10 Aug 2019)

SCHOLARSHIPS
She grew up in Tunisia, but at age 15 she was offered a swimming scholarship to complete her high school studies in France. She then received an athletic scholarship to study and compete at Southern Methodist University in Dallas, TX, United States of America. (meetatutor.com, 13 Dec 2014)

 Competition Highlights
Olympic Games
Rank Year Venue Event Result
Heats 2008 Beijing, CHN 400m Individual Medley  DNS
Heats 2008 Beijing, CHN 200m Individual Medley  DNS
World Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
Heat 2009 Rome, ITA 400m Individual Medley 5:00.95
Heat 2009 Rome, ITA 200m Individual Medley 2:19.55
Heat 2009 Rome, ITA 200m Freestyle 2:06.23
Heat 2009 Rome, ITA 100m Freestyle  DNS
Heat 2009 Rome, ITA 50m Freestyle  DNS
Heats 2007 Melbourne, VIC, AUS 800m Freestyle 9:02.29
Heats 2007 Melbourne, VIC, AUS 400m Individual Medley 4:54.31
Heats 2007 Melbourne, VIC, AUS 200m Individual Medley 2:18.91
Heats 2007 Melbourne, VIC, AUS 400m Freestyle 4:24.47
Heats 2007 Melbourne, VIC, AUS 200m Freestyle 2:05.69
World Championships Short Course
Rank Year Venue Event Result
Heats 2008 Manchester, ENG 200m Freestyle 2:01.83
Heats 2008 Manchester, ENG 400m Individual Medley 4:46.25
Heats 2008 Manchester, ENG 200m Individual Medley 2:16.71
18 2006 Shanghai, CHN 400m Individual Medley 4:51.50
  2006 Shanghai, CHN 800m Freestyle  DNS
41 2006 Shanghai, CHN 200m Freestyle 2:06.73
26 2006 Shanghai, CHN 400m Freestyle 4:23.19
19 2006 Shanghai, CHN 200m Individual Medley 2:19.71
World Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
30 2013 Barcelona, ESP 5km 59:51.8
18 2013 Barcelona, ESP 5km - Team Time Trial 59:19.4
African Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
4 2010 Casablanca, MAR 400m Individual Medley 5:01.58
7 2010 Casablanca, MAR 200m Freestyle 2:08.13
2 2010 Casablanca, MAR 4 x 200m Freestyle Relay 8:31.71