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Nathalie LINDBORG
Sport Swimming
NOC Sweden   
GenderWomen
Born15 Apr 1991 in Trelleborg, SWE
Height1.83 m
 Human Interest 
Further Personal Information
Residence
Malmö, SWE
Occupation
Manager
Languages
Danish, English, German, Swedish
Higher education
Finance - Southern Methodist University: Dallas, TX, USA
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport in Trelleborg, Sweden.
Why this sport?
Her parents were both swimmers, and they introduced Lindborg and her sisters to the sport.
General Interest
Nicknames
Natta (Instagram profile, 23 Oct 2017)
Hobbies
Shopping, spending time with family and friends. (smumustangs.com, 31 Jan 2015)
Hero / Idol
US swimmer Michael Phelps, Swedish swimmer Therese Alshammar. (skd.se, 06 Nov 2016; smumustangs.com, 31 Jan 2015)
Awards and honours
She was named the 2013 Conference USA Newcomer of the Year in United States of America. (smumustangs.com, 31 Jan 2015)
Famous relatives
Her sister Ida won a silver medal in the 4x100m medley relay at the 2014 European Championships in Berlin, Germany, and competed at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. Her other sister Eleonor has competed in swimming at junior international level, while her parents Jorgen [senior] and Caroline [youth] were both members of national swimming squads. (rio2016.com, 21 Aug 2016; smumustangs.com, 31 Jan 2015; SportsDeskOnline, 24 Aug 2014)
Other information
OTHER ACTIVITIES
In February 2018 she joined the executive board of Malmo KK swimming club in Sweden. (LinkedIn profile, 01 Feb 2018)

RETIREMENT
She retired from competitive swimming in December 2017. "I am very grateful for the amazing things I've had the privilege to experience. I'm looking forward to the next chapter of my life, and everything that has to bring. The sport has really turned me into the person I am today, and it will always have a special place in my heart." (Instagram profile, 05 Apr 2018; bravura.se, 08 Mar 2018)

 Competition Highlights
World Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
5 2017 Budapest, HUN 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay  
4 2013 Barcelona, ESP 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay 3:36.56
World Championships Short Course
Rank Year Venue Event Result
42 2016 Windsor, ON, CAN 100m Freestyle 55.63 
26 2016 Windsor, ON, CAN 50m Freestyle 25.08 
Heats 2016 Windsor, ON, CAN 4 x 50m Freestyle Relay  
European Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
Heats 2016 London, ENG 50m Freestyle 26.32
Heats 2016 London, ENG 100m Freestyle 56.90
3 2016 London, ENG 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay  
Semifinal 2012 Debrecen, HUN 50m Freestyle 25.53
3 2012 Debrecen, HUN 4 x 100m Medley Relay 4:05.58
2 2012 Debrecen, HUN 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay  
17 2010 Budapest, HUN 50m Freestyle 25.77 
Heats 2010 Budapest, HUN 100m Freestyle 56.64
3 2010 Budapest, HUN 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay  
3 2008 Eindhoven, NED 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay  
European Championships Short Course
Rank Year Venue Event Result
Heats 2017 Copenhagen, DEN 100m Freestyle 54.97
Heats 2017 Copenhagen, DEN 50m Freestyle 25.19
2 2017 Copenhagen, DEN 4 x 50m Freestyle Relay 1:35.92
Heats 2017 Copenhagen, DEN 4 x 50m Freestyle Relay 1:33.27
22 2009 Istanbul, TUR 200m Freestyle 1:59.35
24 2009 Istanbul, TUR 100m Freestyle 54.07
44 2009 Istanbul, TUR 50m Butterfly 27.90