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Rhiannon Henry

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Personal Data

Date Of Birth: 20th May 1987

Born: Bridgend

Team/Club: Swansea Performance

Coach: Stuart McNarry

Personal Best

Event Time Year Record
Long Course S13 50m Freestyle 28.52 2010 BR
Long Course S13 100m Freestyle 1:00.95 2011 BR
Long Course S13 200m Freestyle 2:15.52 2011 ER
Long Course S13 400m Freestyle 4:37.08 2010 ER
Long Course S13 800m Freestyle 10:05.00 2003 ER
Long Course SB13 50m Breaststroke 40.68 2001 BR
Long Course SB13 100m Breaststroke 1:27.72 2002 BR
Long Course S13 50m Butterfly 30.44 2006 WR
Long Course S13 100m Butterfly 1:06.61 2010 BR
Long Course S13 200m Butterfly 2:31.88 2005 WR
Long Course SM13 200m Individual Medley 2:32.84 2012 BR

International Competitions

Competition Event Year Time Medal/Position
Paralympic Games 50m Freestyle (S13) 2012 29.41 7th
  100m Freestyle (S13)   1:02.00 4th
  200m Individual Medley (SM13)   2:32.84 4th
  50m Freestyle (S13) 2008 28.59 7th
  100m Freestyle (S13)   1:01.79 7th
  400m Freestyle (S13)   4:41.50 5th
  100m Butterfly (S13)   1:07.51 5th
  50m Freestyle (S13) 2004 29.74 6th
  100m Freestyle (S13)   1.04.20 4th
  400m Freestyle (S13)   4.49.66 BRONZE
  100m Backstroke (S13)   1.18.03 6th
  100m Butterfly (S13)   1.09.21 BRONZE
  200m Individual Medley (S13)   2.37.29 4th
IPC World Championships 50m Freestyle (S13) 2010 28.52 4th
  100m Freestyle (S13)   1:01.13 BRONZE
  400m Freestyle (S13)   4:37.08 SILVER
  100m Butterfly (S13)   1:06.61 GOLD
  50m Freestyle (S13) 2006 29.43 7th
  100m Freestyle (S13)   1.02.67 5th
  400m Freestyle (S13)   4.45.92 4th
  100m Butterfly (S13)   1.10.02 BRONZE
  200m Individual Medley (S13)   2.41.48 5th
  50m Freestyle (S13) 2002   4th
  100m Freestyle (S13)   1:05.82 BRONZE
  400m Freestyle (S13)   4:59.68 SILVER
  100m Butterfly (S13)   1:12.35 SILVER
  200m Individual Medey (S13)   2:41.46 BRONZE
  4x100m Freestyle Relay (49pts)     GOLD
  4x100m Medley Relay (49pts)     GOLD
IPC European Championships 50m Freestyle (S13) 2011 28.57 SILVER
  100m Freestyle (S13)   1:00.95 GOLD
  200m Individual Medley (SM13)   2:33.92 GOLD
  100m Breaststroke (S13) 2001   GOLD
  100m Butterfly (S13)     GOLD
  200m Individual Medley (SM13)     GOLD
IPC World Swimming Championships (25m) 100m Freestyle (S13) 2009 1:00.02 GOLD
  100m Butterfly (S13)   1:06.12 GOLD
Commonwealth Games 50m Freestyle (EAD) 2006 29.43 8th
  100m Freestyle (EAD) 2006 1.02.51 4th
  50m Freestyle (EAD) 2002 30.16 9th
  100m Freestyle (EAD) 2002 1:06.13 8th

Domestic Events

Competition Event Year Time Medal/Position
British Championships 50m Freestyle 2012 29.08 8th
  100m Freestyle   1:01.11 BRONZE
  200m Individual Medley   2:33.64 BRONZE
  50m Freestyle 2011 28.81 5th
  100m Freestyle   1:01.85 SILVER
  100m Butterfly   1:08.45 GOLD
  50m Freestyle 2008 28.93 5th
  100m Freestyle   1:01.20 SILVER
  100m Butterfly   1:07.71 GOLD
  100m Freestyle 2003 1:05.66 GOLD
  50m Butterfly   31.70 GOLD
  100m Butterfly   1:11.45 GOLD
  200m Individual Medley   2:42.34 SILVER
British International Disability Championships 100m Freestyle 2012 1:02.13 7th
  200m Individual Medley   2:37.26 5th
  100m Freestyle 2011 1:01.99 BRONZE
  400m Freestyle   4:44.37 4th
  200m Individual Medley   2:36.36 4th
  50m Freestyle 2009 28.99 GOLD
  100m Butterfly   1:07.62 GOLD

In the Pool

Greatest achievement to date: Representing Wales at the Commonwealth Games, Manchester 2002.

Aspiration: To win a Paralympic gold medal 

Who has been greatest influence on you: Family and friends

Out of the Pool

Other sports: Athletics

One thing you can’t live without: Eeyore


Hobbies: Going to the cinema and talking on the phone!


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