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.
|Height||1.91 m (6 ft 3 in)|
|Weight||95 kg (209 lb)|
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
|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.