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Robin Francis

Swimmer + Medalist
Male
Born Apr 20, 1982
Age 34
Hometown Durban
Nationality British

Robin Francis is a former British International Swimmer. He was born on the 20th of April 1982 in Durban, South Africa. Francis is a two time European Championship Silver Medallist in the 400 m Individual Medley from 2001 and 2003. He also won the Silver medal at the 2004 World Championships in the same event. His 2001 performance ranked him second in the world and as a result FINA awarded him with the Best International Newcomer award.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1982 Birth Born on April 20, 1982.

TEENAGE

1997 15 Years Old Francis won medals at both the Youth Olympic Games in 1997 and Junior European Championships in 2000. … Read More
2001 19 Years Old 1 More Event
Francis is a two time European Championship Silver Medallist in the 400 m Individual Medley from 2001 and 2003.

TWENTIES

2003 21 Years Old Francis was drafted in at the last minute to compete in the men's 4 x 200 m Freestyle Relay at the 2003 World Championships finishing sixth and earning Great Britain a potential place in the 2004 Olympic Games. … Read More
2004 22 Years Old 1 More Event
He also won the Silver medal at the 2004 World Championships in the same event.
2009 27 Years Old He has successfully headed programmes in South Africa and the UK and is currently coaching at Kelly College where he started work in 2009. … Read More
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