XXI Commonwealth Games, Australia
The members of the Elite Team raced for their countries in the XXI Commonwealth Games on the Gold Coast in Australia from April 5 – 10th, 2018.
Our group of Chad le Clos, Ben Proud, Cameron Van Der Burg, Georgia Davies and Mary-Sophie Harvey finished with 4 Games records, 5 Gold medals, 2 Silver medals, and 5 Bronze medals.
Chad le Clos lead the team with Gold medal swims in the 50m butterfly (23.37), 100m Butterfly (50.68), 200m Butterfly (1:54.00) as well as Silver in the 100m Freestyle (48.15) and Bronze in the 4x100 Medley Relay. Chad set Games records in the 100 and 200m Butterfly, and in the 100 Free and Fly set Energy Standard club records.
Ben Proud also took home three medals with Gold in the 50m Freestyle in a new Games record, British record and club record 21.30, as well as Silver in the 4x 100 freestyle relay and 4x 100 medley relay.
Cameron Van Der Burg came back with Gold from the 50m breaststroke with a 26.58 club record as well as Bronze in the 100m breaststroke (59.44, club record) and 4x 100 Medley relay.
Georgia Davies also brought home two medals with Bronze in both the 50m Backstroke and 4x100 Medley Relay.