Jenna Randall was Great Britain’s top synchronised swimmer for the best part of a decade, winning three Commonwealth medals and representing her country at two Olympics Games and four World Championships.
Jenna Randall Profile
|Date of Birth||20th September 1988|
|Team/Club||Rushmoor Synchro Club|
|Achievements||Double Olympian (2008, 2012), 3 x Commonwealth medals, 4 x World Championships, 4 x European Championships|
She made her European debut later in the year, finishing 12th in the solo and 13th with Federici in the duet then her World Championship debut in 2007, placing 16th (solo) and 20th (duet with Federici).
In 2008, Randall and Federici became the first British synchronised swimmers to compete at an Olympic Games for 16 years as they finished 14th in the duet in Beijing.
The British pair cemented their place in their higher echelons of the sport in the years following Beijing, reaching the World Championship finals in Duet Tech and Duet Free at the 2009, 2011 and 2013 with Randall also reaching the Solo Tech and Solo Free finals at all three stagings.
Randall defended her Commonwealth Solo silver medal in Delhi in 2010 while Randall and Federici made their first major Duet podium at the same event with another silver.
The British pair also had the chance to shine in front of a home crowd as they made the final and finished fourth at London 2012 while Randall also swam as the Brits made their first appearance in the Olympic Team competition and finished sixth.
|World Championships||Solo Tech||2013||87.500||9th|
|European Champions Cup||Duet||2013||173.540||6th|
In the Pool
Aspirations: Come as high internationally as i can in my sport.
Finest ever performance: Competing at London 2012 Olympic Games.
Who has been greatest influence on you: My family.
When did you begin synchro: At the age of 7 at Farnborough Rushmoor Club. My sister Tia was doing synchro and it looked a lot more fun than lane swimming. I liked all the tumbleturns!
Out of the Pool
Studies: University of LIFE.
Ultimate relaxation: Having a nice bath with candles and relaxing music followed by a massage.
One thing you can’t live without: My family
Tip for the top: Train hard, otherwise all the hours you train not pushing yourself is a waste of time & effort.
Sports: Dance, Rugby, Basketball
Films: Django, James Bond, Seven Pounds, Green Mile
Food: Exotic Fruits, Frozen Yoghurt & Popcorn
Hobbies: Dancing and shopping