Medals

London 2012
Gold Silver Bronze
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Gold Silver Bronze
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SWIMMING

James Magnussen 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.

Head to Head

James Magnussen vs Craig Benson

James Magnussen

James Magnussen Australia flag

London 2012 medals

2

London 2012 appearances

9

London 2012 results

3:31.58 Men's 4 x 100m Medley Relay

Height

1.95m (6'5")

Weight

90kg

Age

23

Craig Benson

Craig Benson Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results

3:33.44 Men's 4 x 100m Medley Relay

Height

1.83m (6'0")

Weight

76kg

Age

20

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