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Biography

DAVENPORT Ross

Nationality England Flag ENG England
Birth Date 23/05/1984
Gender Men
Height (m / in) 1.87/6'1''
Weight (kg / lbs) 0/0
Events Inscribed   Aquatics Swimming Men's 200m Freestyle
Member of England Aquatics Swimming Men's 4x100m Freestyle Relay
Member of England Aquatics Swimming Men's 4x200m Freestyle Relay
Member of England Aquatics Swimming Men's 4x100m Medley Relay
Medals Won GOLD Medal GOLD -  Men's 200m Freestyle

Date Venue Event Country - Name Results Status
17 Mar
11:20
SAS Men's 200m Freestyle
Heat 04
England Flag ENG  - DAVENPORT Ross (1) 1:48.76 Completed
17 Mar
20:16
SAS Men's 200m Freestyle
Final A
England Flag ENG  - DAVENPORT Ross (1) 1:47.29 Completed

Place Of Birth Derby, England
Residence Derby, England
Occupation Student
Coach Ian Turner
Influential Person His parents
Idol Anyone who succeeds in their chosen sport
Recent Results Team England Swimming - Stage One Meet (Loughborough University, Oct-2005)
1st in the 200m Freestyle (1:50.97)
3rd in the 400m Freestyle (3:55.38)

Olympic Trials (2004)
6th in the 100m Freestyle (50.41)
Silver in the 200m Freestyle (1:49.33)
Commonwealth
Games History
Melbourne 2006
Gold in the 200m Freestyle (1:47.29)

Manchester 2002
did not compete
Olympic
Games History
Athens 2004
4th in the 4x200m Freestyle relay (7:12.60)
Other According to Ross, his finest sporting moment was swimming in the 4x200m Freestyle relay at the Athens Olympics.

He was first selected for Great Britain in 2003 and his tip for the top is to believe in what you are doing.

His first sporting success was winning the club championships at Belper Marlins swimming club when he was eight years old.

His biggest disappointment was coming away from the Athens Olympics without a medal.

He is undertaking a foundation degree in Sports Science at Bath University.

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