Aimee Willmott Swimmer

  • DOB

    26 Feb 1993
  • Coach

    Steven Tigg
  • Club

    University of Stirling
  • Main event

    Individual Medley
  • Best result

    Commonwealth Champion
  • Medals (INT/NAT)

    • 4
    • 11
    • 4
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Aimee Willmott was a Rio 2016 finalist in the 400m Individual Medley and won two silver medals at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow but the 2018 Games saw her claim gold.

2017 brought a change of programme that saw her move to the Universit of Stirling and under the guidance of coach Steven Tigg and she qualified for her second Commonwealth Games representing Team England on the Gold Coast.

Willmott took the very first gold medal and Commonwealth title of 2018 in the swimming pool in the Women's 400m Individual Medley.

At the 2017 British Swimming Championships Willmott secured the took silver in the 400m Individual Medley at the and secured her place on the team for Budapest, however, had to withdraw from the team through injury.

She had another consistent year making the 2015 World Championship final for the women’s 400m Individual Medley and earlier in the year claimed three medals at the British Championships in London.

In 2014, Willmott (England) swept her way to two golds (200m Fly, 400m IM) and two silvers (400m Free, 200m IM) at the British Champs, then won a pair of individual medals at both the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games and the European Championships in Berlin.

She competed at her World Championship debut later in 2013, finishing ninth in the 400m Individual Medley after taking silver in the same event earlier in the year at the British Championships.

Willmott qualified for her debut Olympics in London where she finished 11th in the 400m IM to follow in the footsteps of her father Stuart Willmott who finished 15th in the 400m IM at the 1984 Olympics in Los Angeles. Willmott won her first major medal with 800m Freestyle bronze at the 2012 European Short Course Championships.

She made the step up to senior international swimming the following season, competing at the 2010 European Championships in Budapest before making finals in both individual medleys and the 800m Freestyle for England at the Commonwealth Games in Delhi.

Willmott two golds, a silver and a bronze at the 2007 European Youth Olympic Festival, she then went on to win her first British Champs medal with 400m Individual Medley bronze in 2009 then went on to win silver in both individual medley events at the European Junior Championships in Prague the same year.

Long Course
Event Year Time/Score Record
400m Freestyle 2014 4:08.98
800m Freestyle 2013 8:34.76
200m Backstroke 2016 2:12.20
200m Butterfly 2014 2:07.97
200m Individual Medley 2014 2:10.60
400m Individual Medley 2014 4:33.01
Short Course
Event Year Time/Score Record
400m Freestyle 2012 4:01.89
800m Freestyle 2012 8:18.90
200m Backstroke 2014 2:09.12
200m Butterfly 2013 2:07.10
200m Individual Medley 2015 2:08.24
400m Individual Medley 2013 4:25.37
Olympic Games
Event Year Time/Score Result
200m Butterfly 2016 - Rio 2:09.71 19th
400m Individual medley 2016 - Rio 4:35.04 7th
400m Individual medley 2012 - London 4:38.87 11th
World Championships
Event Year Time/Score Result
200m Butterfly 2015 - Kazan 2:10.07 19th
400m Individual Medley 2015 - Kazan 4:38.75 7th
400m Individual Medley 2013 - Barcelona 4:38.43 9th
Commonwealth Games
Event Year Time/Score Result
200m Butterfly 2018 - Gold Coast 2:12.40 12th
200m Individual Medley 2018 - Gold Coast 2:12.07 4th
400m Individual Medley 2018 - Gold Coast 4:34.90 Gold
400m Freestyle 2014 - Glasgow 4:12.28 11th
200m Butterfly 2014 - Glasgow 2:08.07 Silver
200m Individual Medley 2014 - Glasgow 2:11.25 4th
400m Individual Medley 2014 - Glasgow 4:33.01 Silver
800m Freestyle 2010 - Delhi 8:49.31 8th
200m Individual Medley 2010 - Delhi 2:15.38 6th
400m Individual Medley 2010 - Delhi 4:44.87 5th
European Championships
Event Year Time/Score Result
200m Butterfly 2016 - London 2:10.22 9th
400m Individual Medley 2016 - London 4;40.88 4th
200m Individual Medley 2014 -Berlin 2:11.44 Silver
400m Individual Medley 2014 -Berlin 4:364.69 Bronze
4x200m Freestyle Relay 2014 -Berlin 7:57.25 6th
200m Individual Medley 2010 - Budapest 2:15.56 10th
400m Individual Medley 2010 - Budapest 4:49.50 12th
British Championships
Event Year Time/Score Result
200m Freestyle 2018 - Edinburgh 2:02.67 14th
200m Breaststroke 2018 - Edinburgh 2:33.56 9th
200m Butterfly 2018 - Edinburgh 2:13.15 7th
200m Individual Medley 2018 - Edinburgh 2:14.23 14th
400m Individual Medley 2018 - Edinburgh 4:41.00 Silver
400m Individual Medley 2017 - Sheffield 4:36.82 Silver
200m Butterfly 2016 - Glasgow 2:08.82 Gold
400m Individual Medley 2016 - Glasgow 4:35.52 Silver
400m Freestyle 2015 - London 4:11.98 5th
200m Butterfly 2015 - London 2:09.66 Bronze
200m Individual Medley 2015 - London 2:13.30 Bronze
400m Individual Medley 2015 - London 4:33.66 Silver
400m Freestyle 2014 - Glasgow 4:08.98 Silver
200m Breaststroke 2014 - Glasgow 2:28.83 4th
200m Butterfly 2014 - Glasgow 2:07.97 Gold
200m Individual Medley 2014 - Glasgow 2:10.60 Silver
400m Individual Medley 2014 - Glasgow 4:35.94 Gold
200m Freestyle 2013 - Sheffield 2:02.15 10th
400m Freestyle 2013 - Sheffield 4:09.90 Bronze
200m Individual Medley 2013 - Sheffield 2:14.31 7th
400m Individual Medley 2013 - Sheffield 4:38.95 Silver
200m Individual Medley 2012 - London 2:13.52 4th
400m Individual Medley 2012 - London 4:37.48 Silver