Nick Grainger Swimmer

  • DOB

    3 Oct 1994
  • Coach

    Russ Barber
  • Club

    City of Sheffield
  • Main event

    200m Freestyle
  • Best result

    World Champion
  • Medals (INT/NAT)

    • 2
    • 1
    • 0
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Nicholas Grainger has been a regular on the British Swimming Team for the last few years and has become two-time world champion as part of the 4x200m Freestyle Relay after back-to-back wins for GBR.

Grainger picked up a silver medal at the Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games for Team England as part of the Men's 4x200m Freestyle Relay quartet.

Nick secured his place on the 2017 World Championship team after finishing fourth in the Men's 200m Freestyle at the British Swimming Championships earlier in the year.

In 2015 Grainger (England) made his debut World Championships appearance for GB in Russia and in the process become a World Champion as part of the men’s 4x200m Freestyle Relay team.

Grainger made his first Commonwealth team in 2014 representing England in Glasgow, a finalist in the 200m Freestyle after a hotly contested three-way swim off to secure the berth. He also assisted the English quartet to a fourth-place finish in the 4x200m Freestyle Relay.

Nick broke onto the international scene when he made the team for the 2013 European Junior Championships in Antwerp.

Long Course
Event Year Time/Score Record
50m Freestyle 2013 24.29
100m Freestyle 2015 49.79
200m Freestyle 2015 1:47.10
400m Freestyle 2015 3:45.89
4x200m Freestyle Relay 2017 7:01.70 BR
Short Course
Event Year Time/Score Record
50m Freestyle 2014 23.69
100m Freestyle 2016 49.17
200m Freestyle 2015 1:43.99
400m Freestyle 2015 3:40.24
World Championships
Event Year Time/Score Result
4x200m Freestyle Relay 2017 - Budapest 7:01.70 Gold
400m Freestyle 2015 - Kazan 3:47.95 14th
4x200m Freestyle Relay 2015 - Kazan 3:47.95 Gold
Commonwealth Games
Event Year Time/Score Result
200m Freestyle 2018 - Gold Coast 1:48.72 11th
4x200m Freestyle Realy 2018 - Gold Coast 7:08.57 Silver
200m Freestyle 2014 - Glasgow 1:49.69 8th
4x200m Freestyle Relay 2014 - Glasgow 7:12.66 4th
British Championships
Event Year Time/Score Result
100m Freestyle 2018 - Edinburgh 51.63 23rd
200m Freestyle 2018 - Edinburgh 1:51.13 10th
400m Freestyle 2018 - Edinburgh 3:57.07 6th
100m Freestyle 2017 - Sheffield 49.87 5th
200m Freestyle 2017 - Sheffield 1:47.28 4th
400m Freestyle 2017 - Sheffield 3:47.86 5th
200m Freestyle 2016 - Glasgow 1:48.53 8th
400m Freestyle 2016 - Glasgow 3:53.50 8th
100m Freestyle 2015 - London 49.79 5th
200m Freestyle 2015 - London 1:47.10 4th
400m Freestyle 2015 - London 3:45.89 Silver
200m Freestyle 2014 - Glasgow 1:48.57 Bronze
400m Freestyle 2014 - Glasgow 3:47.31 Silver
200m Freestyle 2013 - Sheffield 1:49.15 7th
400m Freestyle 2013 - Sheffield 3:51.26 5th
1500m Freestyle 2013 - Sheffield 15:24.93 5th
400m Individual Medley 2012 - London 4:27.13 17th
1500m Freestyle 2012 - London 16:03.54 27th