Megan Richter Para-Swimmer

  • DOB

    None
  • Coach

    Carl Flynn
  • Club

    Orion SC
  • Main event

    100m Backstroke
  • Best result

    European Medallist
  • Medals (INT/NAT)

    • 0
    • 2
    • 1
Megan Richter - 2018 Headshot

Megan Richter is set to make her international competition debut at the 2018 World Para Swimming European Championships returned a double medallist.

Richter, who trains with Orion SC in the Midlands, was selected to represent Great Britain and due to compete at the World Championships in October 2017 but was unable to attend due to Mexico experiencing an earthquake.

The S8 swimmer made her mark on the international scene at the 2018 European Championships, she claimed two silver medals in the S8 100m Back and SM8 200m Individual Medley events.

Long Course
Event Year Time/Score Record
S8 50m Freestyle 2015 32.16
S8 100m Freestyle 2016 1:10.14
S8 100m Backstroke 2015 1:17.28
S8 100m Butterfly 2018 1:20.04
SM8 200m Individual Medley 2018 2:54.58
Short Course
Event Year Time/Score Record
S8 50m Freestyle 2017 32.28
S8 100m Freestyle 2014 1:08.26
S8 100m Backstroke 2014 1:17.15
S8 100m Butterfly 2017 1:20.34
European Championships
Event Year Time/Score Result
S8 50m Freestyle 2018 - Dublin 33.18 4th
S8 100m Freestyle 2018 - Dublin 1:12:11 5th
S8 100m Backstroke 2018 - Dublin 1:17.90 Silver
SB7 100m Breaststroke 2018 - Dublin 1:42.86 Bronze
SM8 200m Individual Medley 2018 - Dublin 2:54.58 Silver
British Para-Swimming International Meet
Event Year Time/Score Result
MC 50m Freestyle 2018 - Sheffield 34.64 44th
MC 100m Backstroke 2018 - Sheffield 1:18.39 12th
MC 50m Freestyle 2017 - Sheffield 33.89 18th
MC 100m Freestyle 2017 - Sheffield 1:14.30 19th
MC 100m Backstroke 2017 - Sheffield 1:17.91 7th
MC 100m Butterfly 2017 - Sheffield 1:21.31 17th
MC 50m Freestyle 2016 - Glasgow 32.45 12th
MC 100m Freestyle 2016 - Glasgow 1:10.14 15th
MC 400m Freestyle 2016 - Glasgow 5:24.00 15th
MC 100m Backstroke 2016 - Glasgow 1:17.73 12th
MC 100m Butterfly 2016 - Glasgow 1:21.46 5th
MC 50m Freestyle 2015 - Sheffield 32.96 26th
MC 100m Freestyle 2015 - Sheffield 1:11.37 19th
MC 100m Backstroke 2015 - Sheffield 1:18.93 13th