After reaching the 100m Freestyle final at the 2003 European Junior Championships in Glasgow, Craig Gibbons won his first British Champs medal with 100m Freestyle bronze in 2004.
Craig Gibbons Profile
|Date of Birth||29th November 1985|
|Team/Club||Hamilton Aquatics (UAE)|
Gibbons won 100m Freestyle bronze at both the 2011 and 2012 British Gas Swimming Championships, his performance in 2012 earning him a spot on the British team for the London 2012 Olympic Games
He made his senior long course European debut later in 2012 before his Olympic bow in London, swimming the anchor leg for the 4x100m Freestyle Relay quartet.
|Long Course 50m Freestyle||22.41||2012|
|Long Course 100m Freestyle||49.49||2012|
|Long Course 50m Backstroke||26.10||2009|
|Short Course 50m Freestyle||21.49||2009|
|Short Course 100m Freestyle||46.90||2009|
|Olympic Games||4x100m Freestyle Relay||2012||3:17.08||12th|
|European Championships||100m Freestyle||2012||50.49||30th|
|World Short Course Championships||4x100m Freestyle Relay||2008||3:12.02||6th (heats only)|
|4x100m Medley Relay||3:29.40||5th (heats only)|
|European Short Course Championships||50m Freestyle||2009||22.03||25th|
|4x50m Freestyle Relay||1:25.41||6th|
|4x50m Medley Relay||1:34.20||8th|
|4x50m Freestyle Relay||1:27.80||9th|
|European Junior Championships||100m Freestyle||2003||51.36||7th|
|4x100m Freestyle Relay||3:24.83||BRONZE|
|4x100m Medley Relay||3:45.63||BRONZE|
|British Championships||50m Freestyle||2014||23.25||12th|
In the Pool
Who has been greatest influence on you: My Mother
Out of the Pool
One thing you can’t live without: My SVA drag pants – I always wear them!
Tip for the top: I’ll tell you when I get there!