Question: Who is the most successful British swimmer?

Who is Britain’s most successful swimmer?

He is the first swimmer ever to win both sprint breaststroke events at the same World championships, and the most successful British swimmer in a single World Championships.

Adam Peaty.

Personal information
Height 1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)
Weight 95 kg (209 lb)
Sport Swimming

Which British swimmer has won the most Olympic medals?

The most successful British swimmer is Henry Taylor with five medals between 1908 and 1920 (three gold and two bonze medals). He also won three medals at the 1906 unofficial Intercalated Games to give him a total of eight swimming medals.

Who is the most famous female swimmer?

World Swimmers of the Year

Year Female Winner Nationality
2015 Katie Ledecky Great Britain
2016 Katie Ledecky United States
2017 Sarah Sjöström United States
2018 Katie Ledecky Great Britain

Which country has won the most Olympic medals in swimming?

In total Australia has won 58 swimming gold medals at the Olympic Games, second only to the United States, who have won 217. East Germany is in third place with 32 gold medals.

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