Craig Benson

Craig Benson

Swimming

  • Event 100m breaststroke
  • Date of Birth 30/04/1994
  • Born Livingston

BIOGRAPHY

The youngest member of the swimming squad at London 2012, where he finished sixth in the 100m breaststroke semi-final, Craig Benson made his second Olympic Games appearance at Rio 2016, this time reaching the semi-finals of the 200m breaststroke.

That came after a successful few years, where he finished fourth in the 100m breaststroke at the 2014 Commonwealth Games and won 100m and 200m breaststroke bronze medals at the 2015 World University Games.

Born in Livingston, Benson specialises in the breaststroke and helped the British team win 4x100 mixed medley gold at the 2016 European Championships.

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