Grainne Murphy Ireland

Key Facts

Country

Competed in

Date of birth

26 Mar 1993

Height

1.71m

Weight

71kg

Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
0 0 0

Sport Guides

SWIMMING

Grainne Murphy competed in SWIMMING

Did you know?

  • Swimming has 34 medal events at London 2012, including two open water 10km events in Hyde Park's Serpentine.
  • At the first Olympic Games all swimming events were held in open water. London 1908 was the first to use an indoor pool.
  • The USA’s Michael Phelps won an incredible eight gold medals in Beijing. The Baltimore Bullet is aiming to add to his record total of 14 Olympic gold medals in London.
  • Great Britain won six swimming medals at the 2008 Olympics, finishing third in the medal table behind the United States and Australia.
  • The new Aquatics Centre being used at London 2012 has a spectacular wave-like roof that is 160m long and up to 80m wide.

Results for Grainne Murphy

Date Event Rank Mark
2 Aug Women's 800m Freestyle Heats, Heat 3 DNS
30 Jul Women's 200m Freestyle Heats, Heat 2 DNS
29 Jul Women's 400m Freestyle Heats, Heat 4 8 4:19.07

Head to Head

Grainne Murphy vs Ellie Faulkner

Grainne Murphy

Grainne Murphy Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results

DNS Women's 800m Freestyle

Height

1.71m (5'7")

Weight

71kg

Age

21

Ellie Faulkner

Ellie Faulkner Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results

8:38.00 Women's 800m Freestyle

Height

1.65m (5'5")

Weight

55kg

Age

21

View the London 2012 medallist table