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Robert Welbourn

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Personal Data

Date Of Birth: 11th June 1987

Born: Chesterfield

Team/Club: Swansea Performance

Coach: Bud McAllister

Personal Best

Event Time Year Record
Long Course S10 50m Freestyle 25.77 2009  
Long Course S10 100m Freestyle 54.40 2008 BR
Long Course S10 200m Freestyle 1:58.42 2009 ER
Long Course S10 400m Freestyle 4:07.05 2010 ER
Long Course S10 100m Butterfly 1:01.51 2010  
Long Course SM10 200m Individual Medley 2:17.99 2011 BR

International Competitions

Competition Event Year Time Medal/Position
Paralympic Games 100m Freestyle (S10) 2012 55.45 10th
  400m Freestyle (S10)   4:08.18 BRONZE
  100m Butterfly (S10)   1:01.96 15th
  200m Individual Medley (SM10)   2:19.80 10th
  4x100m Freestyle Relay (34pts)   3:56.38 5th
  100m Freestyle (S10) 2008 54.40 4th
  400m Freestyle (S10)   4:07.61 SILVER
  100m Butterfly (S10)   1:03.42 12th
  200m Individual Medley (SM10)   2:19.91 7th
  4x100m Freestyle Relay (34pts)   3:51.43 GOLD
  4x100m Medley Relay (34pts)   4:28.45 5th
  100m Freestyle (S10) 2004 56.68 5th
  400m Freestyle (S10)   4:16.60 SILVER
  4x100m Freestyle Relay (34pts)   3:59.62 GOLD
IPC World Championships 100m Freestyle (S10) 2013 55.41 7th
  400m Freestyle (S10)   4:09.71 SILVER
  100m Freestyle (S10) 2010 54.69 5th
  400m Freestyle (S10)   4:13.18 BRONZE
  100m Butterfly (S10)   1:01.51 7th
  4x100m Freestyle Relay (34pts)   3:54.74 BRONZE
  50m Freestyle (S10) 2006 26.67 13th
  100m Freestyle (S10)   56.28 4th
  400m Freestyle (S10)   4:12.89 SILVER
  200m Individual Medley (SM10)   2:20.88 4th
  4x100m Freestyle Relay (34pts)   3:58.28 GOLD
Commonwealth Games 100m Freestyle (S10) 2010 55.10 BRONZE
IPC European Championships 50m Freestyle (S10) 2014 24.37 5th
  50m Freestyle (S10) 2011 25.87 4th
  100m Freestyle (S10)   55.07 SILVER
  400m Freestyle (S10)   4:11.18 GOLD
  100m Butterfly (S10)   1:01.61 5th
  200m Individual Medley (SM10)   2:17.99 BRONZE
  4x100m Freestyle Relay (34pts)   3:57.79 BRONZE
  50m Freestyle (S10) 2009 25.77 5th
  100m Freestyle (S10)   54.91 BRONZE
  400m Freestyle (S10)   4:09.15 GOLD
  200m Individual Medley (SM10)   2:19.36 BRONZE
  4x100m Freestyle Relay (34pts)   3:58.50 GOLD
  4x100m Medley Relay (34pts)   4:23.49 SILVER
IPC World Championships (25m) 400m Freestyle (S10) 2009 4:02.76 SILVER

Domestic Events

Competition Event Year Time Medal/Position
British Championships MC 100m Freestyle 2013 56.35 6th
  MC 400m Freestyle   4:14.12 4th
  MC 100m Freestyle 2012 56.08 10th
  MC 400m Freestyle   4:11.72 4th
  MC 100m Butterfly   1:02.16 7th
  MC 200m Individual Medley   2:19.53 BRONZE
  MC 50m Freestyle 2011 26.20 8th
  MC 100m Freestyle   55.82 8th
  MC 400m Freestyle   4:13.43 4th
  MC 100m Butterfly   1:03.09 BRONZE
  MC 400m Freestyle 2010 4:12.90 5th
  MC 50m Freestyle 2009 26.10 7th
  MC 100m Freestyle   55.57 BRONZE
  MC 400m Freestyle   4:11.21 SILVER
  MC 100m Butterfly   1:02.62 SILVER
  MC 100m Freestyle 2008 55.85 6th
  MC 400m Freestyle   4:16.18 4th
  MC 100m Butterfly   1:02.16 SILVER
  MC 200m Individual Medley   2:22.50 4th
  MC 50m Freestyle 2007 26.63 4th
  MC 100m Freestyle   57.09 4th
  MC 400m Freestyle   4:21.28 BRONZE
  MC 200m Individual Medley   2:24.58 SILVER
  MC 50m Freestyle 2006 26.61 5th
  MC 100m Freestyle   56.51 4th
  MC 400m Freestyle   4:21.99 BRONZE
  MC 200m Individual Medley   2:24.96 BRONZE
  MC 50m Freestyle 2004 26.91 4th
  MC 100m Freestyle   57.44 4th
  MC 400m Freestyle   4:26.04 SILVER
  MC 100m Backstroke   1:10.49 4th
  MC 50m Freestyle 2003 27.22 SILVER
  MC 100m Freestyle   58.57 SILVER
  MC 400m Freestyle   4:38.25 GOLD
  MC 50m Backstroke   32.04 GOLD
  MC 100m Backstroke   1:10.23 SILVER
British International Disability Championships MC 100m Freestyle 2013 55.81 7th
  MC 400m Freestyle   4:13.59 4th
  MC 400m Freestyle 2012 4:13.90 4th
  MC 400m Freestyle 2011 4:10.95 BRONZE
  MC 100m Freestyle 2009 55.74 BRONZE
  MC 200m Individual Medley   2:21.14 SILVER

In the Pool

Greatest achievement to date: 4x100m Free relay in Beijing to retain the gold medal.

Aspiration: To win an individual gold medal.

Who has been greatest influence on you: My parents.

Out of the Pool

Tip for the top: Train hard


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