||David Robert Carry
8 October 1981 |
||1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
||Freestyle and medley
||Aberdeen Dolphins SC
City of Aberdeen SC
David Robert Carry (born 8 October 1981, Aberdeen) is a Scottish former swimmer, of Scottish/Faroese heritage. His specialism was freestyle, and he represented Scotland at the 2002, 2006 and 2010 Commonwealth Games. In 2006 he won two golds in the 400 metre freestyle and 400 metre individual medley.
He attended Robert Gordon's College during his school years. He represented Great Britain at the 2008 Summer Olympics in the 400 m freestyle and 4×200 m freestyle relay swimming events. Carry then represented Great Britain at the 2012 Summer Olympics in the 400 m freestyle. He qualified for the finals with the time 3:47.25. His final result was seventh, with the time 3:48.62. He also represented Great Britain at the 2012 Summer Olympics in the 4 × 200 metre freestyle relay.
Carry retired from competitive swimming in October 2012. He presently works for his former sports management company, Red Sky Management, based in Edinburgh as a business coach.
Carry is married to fellow swimmer Keri-Anne Payne.
Personal bests and records held
|100 m freestyle
|200 m freestyle
|400 m freestyle
|400 m individual medley