Missy Franklin

Gold for Franklin in 100m backstroke

Teenager Missy Franklin wins gold for USA in the women's 100m backstroke at the London 2012 Olympics.

30 Jul 12

Sycerika McMahon NI swimmers struggle in London

Ireland

29 Jul 12

Austin O'Callaghan reports on a disappointing day in the pool for NI swimmers Sycerika McMahon and Melanie Nocher.

Gemma Spofforth Spofforth snatches 2012 spot

Swimming

5 Mar 12

Gemma Spofforth wins the women's 100m backstroke at the British swimming trials to grab a place in the 2012 team, narrowly beating Georgia Davies and Lizzie Simmonds. (UK users only)

Katy Sexton Revitalised Sexton targets Olympics

Team GB

1 Mar 12

South Today catches up with swimmer Katy Sexton ahead of this weekend's trials at the British Swimming Championships.

Final Results

Final results by Athlete
Rank Athlete Country Medal moment Result
1 Franklin USA Watch: Medal moment 58.33 AM
2 Seebohm AUS Watch: Medal moment 58.68
3 Terakawa JPN Watch: Medal moment 58.83 AS
View full results for Women's 100m Backstroke

Head to Head

Georgia Davies vs Gemma Spofforth

Georgia Davies

Georgia Davies Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

2

London 2012 results

1:00.56 Women's 100m Backstroke

Height

1.75m (5'9")

Weight

60kg

Age

24

Gemma Spofforth

Gemma Spofforth Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

5

London 2012 results

59.20 Women's 100m Backstroke

Height

1.83m (6'0")

Weight

85kg

Age

27

View the London 2012 medallist table