Holly Hibbott Swimmer

  • DOB

    13 Dec 1999
  • Coach

    Sean Kelly
  • Club

    Stockport Metro
  • Main event

    Distance Freestyle
  • Best result

    Commonwealth Medallist
  • Medals (INT/NAT)

    • 4
    • 3
    • 1
Holly Hibbott - 2018Cut out.png

Holly Hibbott got her first call-up to a senior team in 2017 as she formed part of the British team at the FINA World Championships in Budapest and then went on to become a double Commonwealth medallist in 2018.

Gold Coast 2018 was the first outing at a Commonwealth Games for Hibbott and she did not disappoint, with an individual silver in the Women's 400m Freestyle and bronze in the Women's 4x200m Freestyle Relay.

She was edged off the podium in the 800m Freestyle, where she finished fourth and it was fifth at the close of the 200m Freestyle event.

Hibbott took gold in the Women's 400m Freestyle and then followed it up with silver in the Women's 800m Freestyle, marking her step up to the senior ranks of the swimming in Great Britain.

2016 saw an outing to the European Juniors in Hungary where she won three medals including a solo silver in the 400m Freestyle.

Holly represented Team GB over in Baku, Azerbaijan at the inaugural European Games where she won gold in the Women's 800m Freestyle and also picked up relay bronze in the Women's 4x200m Freestyle.

Her first outing at continental junior championships came in 2014 in Dordrecht, the Netherlands,  where she won silver in the Women's 800m Freestyle.

Long Course
Event Year Time/Score Record
200m Freestyle 2018 1:58.55
400m Freestyle 2018 4:05.31
800m Freestyle 2018 8:29.05
Short Course
Event Year Time/Score Record
200m Freestyle 2017 1:57.12
400m Freestyle 2016 4:03.13
800m Freestyle 2016 8:19.19
World Championships
Event Year Time/Score Result
400m Freestyle 2017 - Budapest 4:12.77 15th
800m Freestyle 2017 - Budapest 8:38.63 8th
Commonwealth Games
Event Year Time/Score Result
200m Freestyle 2018 - Gold Coast 1:58.55 5th
400m Freestyle 2018 - Gold Coast 4:05.31 Silver
800m Freestyle 2018 - Gold Coast 8:29.05 4th
4x200m Freestyle Relay 2018 - Gold Coast 7:55.60 Bronze
European Games
Event Year Time/Score Result
200m Freestyle 2015 - Baku 2:02.24 7th
400m Freestyle 2015 - Baku 4:13.17 4th
800m Freestyle 2015 - Baku 8:39.02 Gold
200m Butterfly 2015 - Baku 2:15.66 8th
4x200m Freestyle Relay 2015 - Baku 8:04.84 Bronze
British Championships
Event Year Time/Score Result
200m Freestyle 2018 - Edinburgh 2:00.27 Silver
400m Freestyle 2018 - Edinburgh 4:11.86 Gold
800m Freestyle 2018 - Edinburgh 8:39.98 Gold
200m Freestyle 2017 - Sheffield 2:02.17 10th
400m Freestyle 2017 - Sheffield 4:06.37 Gold
800m Freestyle 2017 - Sheffield 8:31.78 Silver
100m Butterfly 2017 - Sheffield 1:01.93 18th
200m Butterfly 2017 - Sheffield 2:13.69 8th
200m Freestyle 2016 - Glasgow 2:01.91 15th
400m Freestyle 2016 - Glasgow 4:16.05 8th
800m Freestyle 2016 - Glasgow 8:42.68 5th
200m Butterfly 2016 - Glasgow 2:14.03 9th
200m Freestyle 2015 - London 2:02.64 14th
400m Freestyle 2015 - London 4:15.61 9th
800m Freestyle 2015 - London 8:42.21 6th
100m Butterfly 2015 - London 1:01.70 14th
200m Butterfly 2015 - London 2:14.56 14th