Kirsty Leigh COVENTRY

Zimbabwe ZIM

Swimming

  • Games participations
    5
  • First Olympic Games
    Sydney 2000
  • Year of Birth
    1983
Olympic Results

Biography

Kirsty Leigh COVENTRY

Kirsty Coventry is Zimbabwe’s top Olympian, having won seven of the country’s eight Olympic medals to date. One of the world’s top backstroke and medley swimmers, she won three medals in the 2004 Olympics, including a gold in the 200 m backstroke. She retained that title in 2008, and has added four silver and one bronze medal to her tally. Coventry has also won three long course world titles, winning the 100 and 200 m backstroke in 2005 and her specialty event, the 200 m backstroke in 2009. At the 2008 short course World Championships, she triumphed in four events.

Olympic Results

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Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Rio 2016

#11
100 metres Backstroke
100 metres Backstroke Swimming
#6
200 metres Backstroke
200 metres Backstroke Swimming
Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

London 2012

#14
100 metres Backstroke
100 metres Backstroke Swimming
#6
200 metres Individual Medley
200 metres Individual Medley Swimming
#6
200 metres Backstroke
200 metres Backstroke Swimming
Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Beijing 2008

#2
100 metres Backstroke
100 metres Backstroke Swimming
#1
200 metres Backstroke
200 metres Backstroke Swimming
#2
200 metres Individual Medley
200 metres Individual Medley Swimming
#2
400 metres Individual Medley
400 metres Individual Medley Swimming
Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Athens 2004

#2
100 metres Backstroke
100 metres Backstroke Swimming
#1
200 metres Backstroke
200 metres Backstroke Swimming
#3
200 metres Individual Medley
200 metres Individual Medley Swimming
Olympic Results
Results Event Sport

Sydney 2000

#36
50 metres Freestyle
50 metres Freestyle Swimming
#28
100 metres Freestyle
100 metres Freestyle Swimming
#12
100 metres Backstroke
100 metres Backstroke Swimming
#18
200 metres Individual Medley
200 metres Individual Medley Swimming