After winning medals at his debut Commonwealth Games, Craig McLean earned himself a call-up to his first senior British Swiming team at the 2018 European Championships and returned a medallist.
McLean picked up a European Championship bronze medal for his part in the Mixed 4x200m Freestyle, he also featured in the Men's 4x100m free which placed tenth. His individual event the 100m Freestyle, saw him test out his race processes at a high-level benchmark meet and gained valuable arena skills.
Based at the University of Stirling in Scotland he, returned from Australia's Gold Coast with two Commonwealth bronze medals for his part in the 4x100m and 4x200m Freestyle relays.
Back in 2015 he competed at the Commonwealth Youth Games in Somoa and won silver in the 100m Freestyle.
|100m Freestyle||2018 - Glasgow||50.00||37th|
|4x100m Freestyle Relay||2018 - Glasgow||3:17.31||10th|
|MIxed 4x200m Freestyle Relay||2018 - Glasgow||7:29.72||Bronze|
|200m Freestyle||2018 - Gold Coast||1:48.42||10th|
|4x100m Freestyle Relay||2018 - Gold Coast||3:15.86||Bronze|
|4x200m Freestyle Relay||2018 - Gold Coast||7:09.89||Bronze|
|100m Freestyle||2018 - Edinburgh||51.22||8th|
|200m Freestyle||2018 - Edinburgh||1:52.47||21st|
|100m Freestyle||2017 - Sheffield||50.73||15th|
|200m Freestyle||2017 - Sheffield||1:52.22||22nd|
|100m Backstroke||2017 - Sheffield||57.12||16th|
|100m Freestyle||2016 - Glasgow||50.58||13th|
|200m Freestyle||2016 - Glasgow||1:53.14||29th|
|100m Backstroke||2016 - Glasgow||56.76||19th|
|50m Freestyle||2015 - London||23.91||26th|
|100m Freestyle||2015 - London||51.78||27th|
|200m Freestyle||2015 - London||1:55.09||36th|
|100m Backstroke||2015 - London||57.88||21st|
|50m Backstroke||2014 - Glasgow||28.04||23rd|
|100m Backstroke||2014 - Glasgow||59.80||38th|