Freya Anderson Swimmer

  • DOB

    4 Mar 2001
  • Coach

    Alan Bircher
  • Club

    Ellesmere College Titans
  • Main event

    100m Freestyle
  • Best result

    Commonwealth Bronze Medallist
  • Medals (INT/NAT)

    • 3
    • 0
    • 2
Freya Anderson - Torso

Freya Anderson won her debut British title in 2017 and in doing so secured herself a first senior call-up to the British Swimming team for the FINA World Championships in Hungary, this was followed by bronze medals the 2018 Commonwealth Games.

The Gold Coast 2018 Games was a first outing for Anderson at a Commonwealths and she won two bronze medals with Team England in the 4x100m and 4x200m Freestyle Relays. 

At the 2017 World Championships Anderson raced in the Women's 50m and 100m Freestyle events before forming part of the British quartet in the Women's 4x100m Medley Relay on the final night of swimming in Budapest.

Setting a new personal best in the process, Anderson (England)  claimed her first British Championship gold in Sheffield in the Women's 100m Freestyle and earned a place on the Budapest bound team.

At the British Swimming Awards 2016 she won the Emerging Swimmer of the Year following a highly successful season that saw her win gold at the European Championships in Hodmezovasarhely, Hungary.

Long Course
Event Year Time/Score Record
50m Freestyle 2017 25.44
100m Freestyle 2017 53.88
200m Freestyle 2017 2:00.41
50m Butterfly 2017 27.02
4x100m Medley Relay 2017 3:59.91
Mixed 4x100m Medley Relay 2017 3:41.56 ER
Short Course
Event Year Time/Score Record
50m Freestyle 2017 25.73
100m Freestyle 2016 53.13
200m Freestyle 2016 1:55.44
50m Butterfly 2017 27.94
World Championships
Event Year Time/Score Result
50m Freestyle 2017 - Budapest 25.68 32nd
100m Freestyle 2017 - Budapest 53.91 12th
4x100m Medley Relay 2017 - Budapest 3:59.91 7th
Mixed 4x100m Medley Relay 2017 - Budapest 3:41.56 5th
Commonwealth Games
Event Year Time/Score Result
100m Freestyle 2018 - Gold Coast 55.28 9th
4x100m Freestyle Relay 2018 - Gold Coast 3:38.40 Bronze
4x200m Freestyle Relay 2018 - Gold Coast 7.55.60 Bronze
British Championships
Event Year Time/Score Result
100m Freestyle 2018 - Edinburgh 55.91 Gold
200m Freestyle 2018 - Edinburgh 2:02.36 8th
50m Freestyle 2017 - Sheffield 25.44 4th
100m Freestyle 2017 - Sheffield 54.35 Gold
200m Freestyle 2017 - Sheffield 2:00.41 5th
50m Butterfly 2017 - Sheffield 27.02 5th