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Craig Rodgie

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Personal Data

Date of Birth: 9th November 1989

Born: Dunfermline

Height: 1.80m

Weight: 74kg

Team/Club: Edinburgh University

Coach: Chris Jones

Personal Best

Event Time Year Record
Long Course S14 50m Freestyle 25.78 2013 BR
Long Course S14 100m Freestyle 58.11 2012  
Long Course S14 200m Freestyle 2:03.63 2012  
Long Course S14 50m Backstroke 31.26 2011 BR
Long Course S14 100m Backstroke 1:05.88 2012  
Long Course S14 50m Butterfly 29.41 2009  
Long Course S14 100m Butterfly 1:02.70 2009  

International Competitions

Competition Event Year Time Medal/Position
Paralympic Games 200m Freestyle (S14) 2012 2:05.59 9th
  100m Backstroke (S14)   1:07.03 12th
European Championships 200m Freestyle (S14) 2011 2:04.77 4th
  100m Backstroke (S14)   1:07.04 4th
  100m Backstroke (S14) 2009 1:06.98 GOLD


Domestic Events

Competition Event Year Time Medal/Position
British Championships 200m Freestyle 2013 2:04.43 BRONZE
  200m Freestyle 2012 2:03.63 BRONZE
  100m Backstroke   1:07.34 6th
  200m Freestyle 2011 2:07.84 BRONZE
  100m Backstroke   1:08.23 4th
British International Disability Championships 200m Freestyle 2012 2:06.95 6th
  100m Backstroke   1:05.88 BRONZE
  50m Freestyle 2011 26.85 6th
  100m Freestyle   59.72 9th
  200m Freestyle   2:08.68 4th
  100m Backstroke   1:07.39 6th

In the Pool

Favourite event: 100m Backstroke and 100m Butterfly.

Finest ever performance: Winning gold at the 2009 European Championships.

First senior meet: Europeans 2009.

Role models: Paul Noble.

Aspiration To compete in the 2012 London Paralympics

Who has been greatest influence on you Paul Noble, family, Disability Sport Fife and SDS.

Out of the Pool

Tip for the top When things are tough do not give up.

Life after swimming: To work within sport.

Describe yourself in three words: Funny, dedicated and hardworking

Most like to meet: Sir David Jason and Sir Steve Redgrave.

Most prized possession:  My European gold medal.

Favourites

Band/Music Rock and Rap - lots of different types.

 

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