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Chloe Wilcox

Chloe Wilcox has been part of the senior international set-up since 2004 and was part of the England team to play at the 2006 Commonwealths in Perth.

Chloe Wilcox Profile

Date of Birth 20th December 1986
Born Carlisle
Team/Club CN Mataro (ESP)
Position Left Winger
She has been one of the Brits' most consistent players in recent years, winning silver at the European B Championships in 2007 then upgrading to gold at the same tournament in Manchester two years later.

Wilcox was a key player for the British women in historic appearances at the 2012 European Championships in Eindhoven, London 2012 Olympic Games and 2013 World Championships in Barcelona as well as FINA World League qualifiers in 2011 and 2012.

She is known for her swimming speed, often handing her team first possession of the game at the swim-off.

International Competitions

Competition Location Year Medal/Position
Olympic Games London 2012 8th
World Championships Barcelona 2013 13th
European Championships Eindhoven 2012 7th
Commonwealth Championships Aberdeen 2014 GOLD
  Perth 2006 4th
European B Nations Trophy Manchester 2009 GOLD
  Prague 2007 SILVER

Domestic Events

Competition Club Year Medal/Position
Spanish Division De Honor CN Mataro 2014 SILVER
  CN Mataro 2013 SILVER
Hungarian League Great Britain 2011 6th
British Championships City of Manchester 2010 GOLD
  City of Manchester 2009 GOLD
  City of Manchester 2008 GOLD

In The Pool

Greatest achievement to date: Four Nations tournament – Lille, France, 2004. I scored my first international goal for GB and was voted player of the tournament by my team mates.

Who has been greatest influence on you: My mum

When did you start playing water polo: When I was 12.

Out of the Pool

Other sports: Love all sports especially minority sports!

Ultimate relaxation: Sofa, onesie, Krispy Kreme!

One thing you can’t live without: Family

Favourites

Films: Airplane

Band/Music: The Wombats

Food: All of it!

Drink: Strawberry milkshake

Hobbies: Jigsaws and Scrabble

Sports team: Carlisle United

Sportsperson: Gergely Kiss

Most prized possession: Iphone

 

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