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Loughborough University

Beijing Olympics 2008

Loughborough athletes

David Davies

Career highlights

Davies has medalled at all major Championships, winning 1500m bronze at the 2004 Olympics, 2006 Commonwealth Games, 2005 and 2007 World Championships, and silver at the 2008 European Championships. He took up open water swimming at the start of the year and won 10km silver his first major international - the World Open Water Championships.

Previous Games

David won 1500m bronze at the 2004 Athens Olympics.

Olympic events

1500m Freestyle - 6th in FINAL, 14:52.11
10k Open Water - SILVER, 1 hour 51.53 minutes

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British Swimming profile

Loughborough University - Beijing 2008

Beijing facts

There are 55 Loughborough athletes in action at the Beijing Olympic and Paralympic Games.

Did you know?

Former Olympic Champion Sebastian Coe is a Loughborough graduate.

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