Craig McLean Swimmer

  • DOB

    25 Oct 1998
  • Coach

    Steven Tigg
  • Club

    University of Stirling
  • Main event

    Sprint Freestyle
  • Best result

    European Medallist
  • Medals (INT/NAT)

    • 0
    • 0
    • 3
Craig McLean - 2018 Cut Out.png

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.

Long Course
Event Year Time/Score Record
100m Freestyle 2018 50.00
200m Freestyle 2018 1:48.42
100m Backstroke 2017 56.03
Short Course
Event Year Time/Score Record
100m Freestyle 2017 48.24
200m Freestyle 2017 1:46.54
100m Backstroke 2014 54.63
European Championships
Event Year Time/Score Result
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
Commonwealth Games
Event Year Time/Score Result
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
British Championships
Event Year Time/Score Result
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