James Wilby returned to top-level form and booked his place at the 2017 World Championships after a strong set of performances at the British Championships in Sheffield and reached the 200m Breaststroke final in the Hungarian capital.
Wilby (England) faced illness in early 2015 which hampered both his 2015 and 2016 seasons but has returned to form and made two trips the British podium in 2017, he claimed silver and bronze in the Men's 200m and 100m Breaststroke events respectively and secured his place on the world's team.
A Commonwealth Games call-up for Team England in 2014 proved fruitful as he was part of the Men's 4x100m Medley that won gold in front of the Glasgow crowd.
James started his swimming career and represented York City Baths club for many years until his move to Loughborough University to continue his studies in Chemistry alongside training.
|200m Breaststroke||2017 - Budapest||2:11.51||18th|
|50m Breaststroke||2014 - Glasgow||28.60||11th|
|100m Breaststroke||2014 - Glasgow||1:01.07||7th|
|200m Breaststroke||2014 - Glasgow||2:11.53||6th|
|4x100m Medley Relay||2014 - Glasgow||3:31.51||Gold|
|50m Breaststroke||2017 - Sheffield||28.37||6th|
|100m Breaststroke||2017 - Sheffield||1:00.05||Bronze|
|200m Breaststroke||2017 - Sheffield||2:10.01||Silver|
|100m Breaststroke||2016 - Glasgow||1:00.05||Bronze|
|200m Breaststroke||2016 - Glasgow||2:10.19||4th|
|100m Breaststroke||2015 - London||1:00.31||Bronze|
|200m Breaststroke||2015 - London||2:11.11||7th|
|50m Breaststroke||2014 - Glasgow||28.53||12th|
|100m Breaststroke||2014 - Glasgow||1:00.84||4th|
|200m Breaststroke||2014 - Glasgow||2:11.38||4th|
|200m Breaststroke||2013 - Sheffield||2:15.72||10th|