|Full name||Blair Catherine Evans|
April 3, 1991 |
Perth, Western Australia
|Height||175 cm (5 ft 9 in)|
|Club||City of Perth|
Blair Catherine Evans (born 3 April 1991) is an Australian middle distance freestyle swimmer. Evans made her international debut for Australia at the 2009 World Aquatics Championships where she competed in the 800 m freestyle.
She represented Australia at the 2010 Commonwealth Games, winning a gold medal in the 4 × 200 m freestyle relay, finishing sixth in the 200 m freestyle, finishing fifth in the 800 m freestyle, and finishing fourth in the 400 m individual medley.
2012 London Summer Olympics
At the 2012 Summer Olympics, Evans competed in the 400 m individual medley, but finished 13th overall in the heats (6th in her heat) with a time of 4:40:42 and did not advance to the finals as only the top 8 were selected. Evans swam in the 4 × 200 m freestyle relay qualifications heat. Although she did not swim in the final, her team came in second with a time of 7:44.41, giving Evans a silver medal.
- "Blair Evans". london2012.olympics.com.au. Australian Olympic Committee. Retrieved 17 January 2014.
- The West Australian: Rice scrapes into 400m IM final, Evans misses out
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