Georgia Davies

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Georgia Davies is a British swimmer who specializes in backstroke.

2012 Olympic Games

At her home Olympic Games in London, Davies came out of the prelims in the 100 backstroke in 6th, but did not advance from the semi finals.

2013 World Championships

In Barcelona, Davies made the final of the 50 backstroke, and finished 6th overall (27.96). She also finished 19th in the 100 back (1:01.61).

2014 Commonwealth Championships

Davies won her first major international gold medal in Glasgow, touching the wall in the 50 backstroke at 27.56 to be declared commonwealth champion. She also earned silver in the 100 back (59.58).

2014 European Championships

Davies continued her medal streak in Berlin, securing silver in the 50 back (27.82, .01 behind her countrywoman Francesca Halsall) and bronze in the 100 back (59.74) as well as 4×100 medley relay.

2016 European Championships

Davies earned 2 golds in London by swimming on the prelims of the winning women’s and mixed 4×100 medley relays. She also earned individual bronze in the 50 back (27.87).

2016 Olympic Games

Georgia once again competed in the 100 back at the Olympic Games, but once again did not qualify for the final heat after finishing 10th (59.85) in semis.

2018 Commonwealth Championships

In Gold Coast, Davies earned a pair of bronzes, one individually in the 50 back (27.90) and one as a member of Wales’ 4×100 medley relay.

2018 European Championships

Davies made it to the top in Glasgow, earning her first major international title in the 50 back with a huge personal best of 27.23. She also swam a personal best in the 100 back (59.36) to earn silver. She earned another gold in the mixed 4×100 medley relay, and topped the meet off with a bronze in the women’s 4×100 medley relay.

International Medals

Place Event Year Meet
Gold 50 Back 2018 European Championships
Gold 400 Mixed Medley Relay 2018 European Championships
Silver 100 Back 2018 European Championships
Bronze 400 Medley Relay 2018 European Championships
Bronze 50 Back 2018 Commonwealth Games
Bronze 400 Medley Relay 2018 Commonwealth Games
Gold 400 Medley Relay 2016 European Championships
Gold 400 Mixed Medley Relay 2016 European Championships
Bronze 50 Back 2016 European Championships
Silver 50 Back 2014 European Championships
Bronze 100 Back 2014 European Championships
Bronze 400 Medley Relay 2014 European Championships
Gold 50 Back 2014 Commonwealth Games
Silver 100 Back 2014 Commonwealth Games

Best Times

Course Event Time Date Meet
lcm 50 Back 27.23 08/05/18 2018 European Championships
Glasgow, Scotland
lcm 100 Back 59.36 08/07/18 2018 European Championships
Glasgow, Scotland
Georgia Davies 2017 World Championships Budapest, Hungary (photo: Mike Lewis) DAVIES Georgia GBR Gold Medal FESIKOVA Anastasiia RUS Silver Medal JALLOW Mimosa FIN Bronze Medal 50m Backstroke Women Final Glasgow 05/08/18 Swimming Tollcross International Swimming Centre LEN European Aquatics Championships 2018 European Championships 2018 Photo Andrea Staccioli/ Deepbluemedia /Insidefoto GREAT BRITAIN GBR Gold Medal DAVIES Georgia PEATY Adam GUY James ANDERSON Freya RUSSIA RUS Silver Medal KOLESNIKOV Kliment EFIMOVA Yuliya CHIMROVA Svetlana MOROZOV Vladimir ITALY ITA Bronze Medal PANZIERA Margherita SCOZZOLI Fabio DI LIDDO Elena MIRESSI Alessandro 4x200m Mixed Relay Glasgow 06/08/2018 Swimming Tollcross International Swimming Centre LEN European Aquatics Championships 2018 European Championships 2018 Photo Andrea Staccioli/ Deepbluemedia /Insidefoto Georgia Davies 2017 World Championships Budapest, Hungary (photo: Mike Lewis) European Championship 2018 Glasgow - courtesy of Giusy Cisale swimswam.com 2018 European Championship Glasgow - courtesy of Giusy Cisale swimswam.com

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