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Emma Saunders

Welcome to Emma Saunders’ profile page.


Date Of Birth: 30th July 1994

Born: Wigan

Height: 1.70m

Weight: 60kg

Team/Club: Manchester Aquatics

Coach: Mark Rose


Event Time Year Record
Long Course 100m Freestyle 55.85 2010  
Long Course 200m Freestyle 1:59.96 2010  
Long Course 50m Backstroke 28.76 2011  
Long Course 100m Backstroke 1:02.35 2011  
Short Course 100m Freestyle 55.05 2010  
Short Course 200m Freestyle 1:59.82 2010  
Short Course 50m Backstroke 28.72 2010  
Short Course 100m Backstroke 1:01.93 2009  


Competition Event Year Time Medal/Position
Commonwealth Games 4x100m Freestyle Relay 2010 3:40.03 SILVER
  4x200m Freestyle Relay   7:58.61 BRONZE
  100m Freestyle   56.17 8th
  200m Freestyle   2:01.51 12th
  50m Backstroke   29.59 9th
World Junior Championships 50m Backstroke 2011 28.76 SILVER
  100m Backstroke   1:02.35 BRONZE
  4x100m Freestyle Relay   3:45.99 BRONZE
European Junior Championships 50m Backstroke 2010 29.01 GOLD
  4x100m Freestyle Relay   3:46.60 SILVER
  4x200m Freestyle Relay   8:10.21 SILVER
  4x100m Medley Relay   4:09.48 SILVER
  100m Freestyle   56.62 4th
  200m Freestyle   2:05.50 15th


Competition Event Year Time Medal/Position
British Championships 50m Freestyle 2014 26.97 30th
  100m Freestyle   57.24 15th
  200m Freestyle   2:02.96 20th
  100m Backstroke   1:02.62 10th
  200m Freestyle 2013 2:02.15 10th
  100m Backstroke   1:02.77 7th
  50m Freestyle 2012 26.40 12th
  100m Freestyle   56.31 10th
  200m Freestyle   2:02.00 12th
  50m Freestyle 2011 26.44 7th
  100m Freestyle   56.10 5th
  200m Freestyle   2:01.86 10th
  50m Backstroke   28.80 SILVER
  200m Individual Medley   2:16.04 6th
  50m Freestyle 2010 27.03 13th
  100m Freestyle   56.90 9th
  50m Backstroke   29.43 BRONZE
  100m Backstroke   1:03.92 12th
  100m Backstroke 2009 1:04.94 15th
ASA Championships 100m Freestyle 2012 56.24 7th
  200m Freestyle 2012 2:00.78 6th
  100m Freestyle 2011 56.26 5th
  200m Freestyle   2:01.15 6th
  50m Freestyle 2010 26.45 4th
  100m Freestyle   56.12 GOLD
  200m Freestyle   1:59.96 GOLD
  400m Freestyle   4:20.78 10th
  50m Backstroke   29.27 SILVER
  100m Backstroke   1:03.47 5th


Greatest achievement to date: Winning bronze and silver medals in the Commonwealth Games Delhi 2010 in 4x100 and 4x200 free teams.

Aspiration: To make Olympics 2012 and medal.

Who has been greatest influence on you: My coach and my parents.


One thing you can’t live without: Laptop, it's got all my photos on!

Tip for the top: Enjoy what your doing, train hard and do the best you can.

Life after swimming: I'm still at college at the moment so not entirely sure but forensic science is one idea.


Band/Music: The Script and Scouting for Girls but a bit of everything really.


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