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Loughborough University

Beijing Olympics 2008

Loughborough athletes

Mel Marshall

Mel MarshallMel is currently studying Applied Sport Science at Loughborough College.

Career highlights

Mel is the most decorated female English athlete at the Commonwealth Games. She won three individual and three relay medals at the most recent Games in 2006. This year she was part of a British team to secure 4x200m Freestyle silver at the World Championships (25m) as well as the European Championships.

Previous Games

Mel competed in the 4x100m and 4x200m finals at the 2004 Athens Olympics.

Olympic events

4x100m Freestyle - finalist, 3:38.18 (British Record)
4x200m Freestyle - 9th in heats, 7:56.16

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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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