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Fran O'Connor

Swimming
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Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy
Origin of Impairment
Congenital
Classification
S7, SB6, SM7

Further personal information

Residence
Kidderminster, ENG
Occupation
Student

Sport specific information

Club / Team
Wyre Forest Swimming Club:
Name of coach
Alan Bircher
Coach from which country?
Great Britain
Coach from what year?
2010

International debut

Year
2009
Competing for
Great Britain
Tournament
European Championships
Location
Reykjavík

General interest

Memorable sporting achievement
Breaking the British record and qualifying for the World Championships during the 2010 DSI International. (British Swimming, 19 Aug 2010)
Most influential person in career
Her family, friends and coach. (British Swimming, 19 Aug 2010)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"Never give up, because hopefully it'll be worth it in the end." (British Swimming, 19 Aug 2010)

Results

Unit Date Rank
IPC Swimming World Championships Eindhoven 2010 (Eindhoven, Netherlands)
Event Medal Unit Date Rank
Women's 100 m Freestyle S7 Heat 1 4
Women's 100 m Freestyle S7 Final Round 7
Women's 400 m Freestyle S7 Heat 1 3
Women's 400 m Freestyle S7 Final Round 6
Women's 4x100 m Freestyle 34pts Heat 2 1
Women's 4x100 m Freestyle 34pts Final Round 2
Women's 50 m Freestyle S7 Heat 2 4
Women's 50 m Freestyle S7 Final Round 7