Liam Tancock

Liam Tancock

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Liam John Tancock (born 7 May 1985 in Exeter, England) is an English backstroke swimmer who specializes in the 50 m and 100 m events. He began his swimming career at Exeter City Swimming Club in Devon and continued at Loughborough University where he studied sports science. On 2 April 2008, he set a new world 50 m backstroke record of 24.47 seconds at the British Olympic trials at the Ponds Forge pool, Sheffield. On 1 August 2009 he set a new world 50 m backstroke record of 24.08 in the semifinal at the 2009 Rome World Aquatics Championships and the following day he won the gold medal beating again the world record with 24.04.show more

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  • Paperback | 18 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 1mm | 41g
  • Chrono Press
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136688115
  • 9786136688114