Rebecca Adlington is one of the best English swimmers who got fame in the Olympics. Her one specialty is her freestyle swimming which is loved by the audience. She has achieved in Olympics for the best swimmer. Rebecca has the 400-meter freestyle and 800-meter freestyle swimming expertise. She has broken the 19 years old record of the Janet Evan in the 800-meter final. Adlington was the first swimming champion of Britain since 1988. Rebecca is now retired from competitive swimming and working on BBC TV as a swimming Pundit.
Who is Rebecca Adlington?
Rebecca Adlington is one of the famous swimmers in the Olympics from Britain. She is famous for her freestyle in 400 meters and 800 meters. Rebecca Broke the 19 years record of Janet Evan in the 800 meters swimming finals. She was the first woman in the Olympics which are presenting Britain in 1988. She got retirement from a swimming competition, and now she is taking part in BBC TV as a swimming Pundit. Rebecca took retirement at the age of 23. She also made many appearances in media events.
|Rebecca Adlington Biography|
|Real Name:||Rebecca Adlington
|Height: ||1.79 m|
|Weight:||70 kg (155 lbs)
|Birth Place:||Mansfield, UK
|Zodiac Sign: ||Aquarius|
|Favorite Male Personality:||Harry Needs
|Favorite Holiday Destination:||Beach Resort
|Favorite Animal Pet:||Cats
|Address:||Beverley Nottinghamshire, UK
The early life of Rebecca Adlington
Rebecca Adlington was born on 17 Feb 1989 in Mansfield, England. She studied at The Brunts School. Rebecca has the passion to swim and learn Sherwood Colliery Swimming Club and also qualified for the national level swimming competition. In May 2010 she swam in the local leagues and won the prize. Her uncle was the goalkeeper named Terry Adlington. She is one of the big supporters of Derby. Now she has taken the retirement from her swimming career.
Professional Life of Rebecca Adlington
In 2008 she started her career with the 2008 Summer Olympics. She took part in the swimming 400-meter and 800-meter. Rebecca is the part of 200 meters 4 relays freestyle, but she was rested in the heat and her team failed to qualify for the final match. She broke commonwealth in 400 meters freestyle. Rebecca also won the Olympics in 2008. She is the British swimmer who won the medal for them. Harry Taylor won 3 medals for Britain in 1908.
Adlington played in the Rome Championship and won the bronze medal in the 400-meter freestyle. Rebecca also won one more bronze medal in the 200-meter freestyle. In 800 meter freestyle, she missed a chance and game on the number 4. It was her favorite Event.
At the European Championship in Budapest but again she didn’t win any medal. However, she became successful to secure one bronze medal in the 200-meter team relay in 2010. Rebecca won Commonwealth games in New Delhi she won the bronze medal.
She left the swimming in 2013 and took retirement after getting a lot of achievement in her career. She is now working on BBC TV and became a swimming Pundit.
Achievements of Rebecca Adlington
Rebecca Adlington has a bright future and won a lot of prizes in her career life, and some of them are:
2008 Summer Olympics she was representing Britain and won a medal. Rebecca also broke the record of Commonwealth championship and Olympics.
She won the bronze medal in Rome Championship.
At the commonwealth games in Delhi, she won one bonus bronze medal.
Rebecca has now left the career of swimming, and now she is working on BBC TV working as the swimming pundit.
Latest work of Rebecca Adlington
Rebecca Adlington won a lot of achievements in her career, but in 2013 she left her job. She is not working as the competitor swimming but working as the swimming Pundit on the channel BBC TV. She is working on some more TV-related swimming projects, and those shows will be the blockbuster.
Interesting Facts about Rebecca Adlington
Rebecca took the retirement at the very early age of her career and working for TV shows.
Adlington is now the reality TV star although it is not related to her work.
Her sister is suffering from the inflammation of the brain. She recovered over time, but the impact makes her harder and best person.
Rebecca Adlington and Relationships
Rebecca was married to Harry Needs. This marriage was ended up in just 18 months. After 11 days of her divorce, she was dating one new man. This man is stranger and media are trying to figure out what is he doing. Hope they will reveal it soon.
Rebecca Adlington Net Worth
Rebecca is now having $1.1 million net worth. This is quite enough and coming from the Olympics. She is now working on some of the biggest TV programs which will increase her net worth.
Rebecca Adlington Houses
Rebecca is living in her own house, and no other property details are present until now. We will update as we find them.
Rebecca Adlington Cars Collection
Rebecca is traveling in her luxury car. All cars are up model and good in looks, but the name of the car is unknown to us.