Craig Benson

Date Of Birth: 30 April 1994
Place Of Birth: Livingston
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Current Coach: Ben Higson
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CRAIG BENSON was the youngest member of the swimming squad at London 2012 where he finished sixth in the 100m breaststroke final and also turned out for the 4x100m medley relay.

He competed at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow in 2014 and finished fourth in the 100m breaststroke and, at the 2015 World University Games, he won 100m and 200m breaststroke bronze medals.

At the 2016 British Swimming Championships he finished fourth in the 100m breaststroke and second in the 200m breaststroke finals. 

Main Event: Breaststroke 

Achievements: please click here


Olympic Games
2012100m Breaststroke1:00.1314th
European Short Course
2012200m Breaststroke2:07.026th
Commonwealth Youth Games
201150m Breaststroke27.79Gold
2011100m Breaststroke 59.63Gold
2011200m Breaststroke 2:11.15Gold
20114X100 Medley RelaySilver
20114X200m Freestyle Relay4th
20114X100m Freestyle Relay5th
World Juniors
2011100m Breastroke1:01.34Gold
201150m Breaststroke 28.44Silver
European Juniors
201250m Breaststroke 0:28.455th
2012100m Breaststroke 1:01.64Bronze
20124X100m Medley Relay5th
2011100m Breaststroke 1:02.17Silver
201150m Breastroke28.574th
20114X100m Medley Relay4th