CHRIS WALKER-HEBBORN

BRITISH AND WORLD RECORD HOLDER AND MEDAL WINNER

Achievements

  • 2016 European Championships, London, Gold, 4x100m Mens Medley Relay
  • 2016 European Championships, London, Gold, 4x100m Mixed Medley Relay
  • 2015 World Championship, Russia, Gold, 4x100 Mixed Medley
  • 2015 World Record, Russia, 4x100 Mixed Medley, 3mins 41.71secs
  • 2014 European Championship, Berlin, Gold, 100m Backstroke
  • 2014 European Championship, Berlin, Gold, 4x100m Medley
  • 2014 European Championship, Berlin, Gold, 100m Mixed Medley
  • 2014 Commonwealth Games, Glasgow, Bronze, 4x100m Free
  • 2014 Commonwealth Games, Glasgow, Gold, 100m Backstroke
  • 2014 Commonwealth Games, Glasgow, Gold, 4x100m Medley

Instagram

  • Racing with these guys in Vichy starts tomorrow, last chance to practice it all before the Olympics!! #Vichy #France #Bath #Olympics #Swimming
  • As this is now a tradition, I would like to use this fantastic picture to celebrate one of my best friends birthdays @jimmyfaure88 - as he is such a huge "Friends" fan, I would like to say "He's my lobster" - happy birthday brother xx
  • Yesterday turned out to be an amazing day, not only did we get our @teamgb & @adidasuk kit, but I officially got @instagram verified!! Also, @torontojewelleryshop - Olympic ring looks amazing, thank you!! #Olympics #Ring #Instagram #TeamGB #Adidas #Jewellery #BlueTick
  • Had a fantastic time collecting our @teamgb kit with @adidasuk - can't wait to wear it all!!! #Olympics #Rio #2016 #Adidas #TeamGB
  • Working on the little things now, not long left till Rio!! Can't wait to get out there!! #Adidas #Olympics #TeamGB
  • They said smile, I tried my best.. ;) - caption this for me!! Leave your comments!! @adidas_swim #Adidas #picoftheday #instgram
  • Can't wait to get out to Rio with @teamgb and represent my country at the Olympics!! @adidas_swim @adidasuk #TeamGB #Adidas #picoftheday #olympics
  • Undoubtedly one of the greatest boxers to ever step into the ring, and one of my sporting heroes. Rest Peacefully #Ali #Boxing #Champion #Greatest #GOAT
  • Finally got our World Record awarded from 2015, and my dog Harvey wearing my European medals!! With my wonderful @forduk Focus ST in the background!! #WorldRecord #Ford #picoftheday #European #Gold #Weimaraner #Focus #FocusST
  • Been a tough week, one more session before some well earned TLC at home. #Adizero #Adidas #European #instagram #picoftheday #swimming
  • My first ever promotional video with @jbcnutrition - head to this link to watch it in full, it's pretty good ;) https://youtu.be/VNeeYyH3AR0 #Sponsor #JBC #Nutrition #InformedSport
  • Give this old dog 10 more weeks, then it gets real. Buzzing to be European Champions with these amazing lads & Slam!! @adidas_swim #Adidas #Champions #picoftheday

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About Chris

Chris is currently based at the University of Bath, where he trains at British Swimming’s National Training Centre, his specialty in the pool is backstroke.

In teenage years Chris spent two years at the British Offshore Centre in Australia.

The European Junior Championships in 2008 was the year that Chris’ potential was visible, as he returned home with no less than four Gold medals including a 100m and 200m backstroke double.

2014 was a breakout year for Chris, winning two Commonwealth Games titles and three European Championship titles.