Swimming & Diving
Duke Swimming & Diving BIO
Honors: All-ACC Academic Team (2013) … ACC Academic Honor Roll (2010, 2011, 2012, 2013) … CSCAA Scholar All-America Honorable Mention (2012)
2012-13: Concluded his Duke career with personal bests in three events at the ACC Championships … Advanced to the finals in the 50 and 100 freestyle … Set personal records in the preliminaries of both events, including a 20.38 swim in the 50 freestyle and a 45.58 clocking at the 100-yard distance … Also posted a personal-best time of 51.50 in the 100 butterfly preliminaries … Propelled the Blue Devils’ 200 freestyle relay to a first-place showing against eventual ACC champion Virginia during the regular season … Also helped the 200 freestyle relay take first in the season-opening All-North Carolina Invitational.
2011-12: Closed his junior campaign at the ACC Championships, taking 23rd in the 100 freestyle at 45.87 after recording a personal best 45.78 in the event preliminaries ... Also posted new personal bests in the preliminaries of the 50 freestyle (20.65) and the 100 butterfly (52.42) ... Anchored the Blue Devils' 200 freestyle relay that finished seventh in the conference with an NCAA provisional time of 1:19.35 ... Took third in the 50 freestyle against reigning ACC champion Virginia ... Clocked a 46.13 split to help the 400 freestyle relay turn in a first-place performance against South Carolina and Queens ... Placed 21st in the 100 freestyle at the Nike Cup Invitational, touching at 46.63 ... Member of the 200 freestyle relay that took first in the season opener against Maryland.
2010-11: Competed in the qualifiers for the 50 and 100 freestyle at the 2011 ACC Championships, finishing 38th and 45th, respectively ... Placed third in the 50 freestyle at the College Cup Invitational with a personal-best time of 20.95 ... Swam the second leg of the 200 freestyle relay that took first against Virginia ... Posted a top-20 finish in the 50 freestyle at the Nike Cup Invitational ... Member of the 200 freestyle relay team that broke the pool record at UNC Wilmington in the season opener with a time of 1:22.23.
2009-10: Placed fifth in his first collegiate meet in the 50 freestyle with a time of 21.77 ... Had one first-place finish against Houston and Georgia Tech in the 400 freestyle relay with a season-best time of 47.46.
Prior to Duke: Four-year letterwinner at Northern High School ... Qualified for the state meet in each of his four years ... Selected to the all-conference team sophomore through senior year ... Took first place in the region in two events and first place in one event at the state meet ... Four-year letterwinner in tennis (all-conference and state semifinalist) ... Three-year letterwinner in soccer (all-conference) ... Member of the National Honor Society.
Personal: Born Adam Matthew Flur on Dec. 18, 1990 in Durham, N.C. ... Son of Marc and Stacey Flur ... Has one sister, Lia ... Father Marc played tennis at Duke (1979-83) ... Grandfather Irving Edelman coached basketball at UNC-Charlotte from 1962-65 ... Relatives who graduated from Duke include father Marc ('83), mother Stacey ('83), uncle Peter ('86), grandfather Irving ('43), aunt Becky ('79) and aunt Susie ('78) ... A public policy studies major ... Hobbies include playing sports and card games ... Favorite athlete is Andy Roddick.
Duke Career Bests: