David Robert Carry
8 October 1981
1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
77 kg (170 lb)
City of Aberdeen
David Robert Carry (born 8 October 1981) is a Scottish former competition swimmer who represented Great Britain in the Olympics, FINA world championships and the European championships, and Scotland in the Commonwealth Games. Carry competed internationally in freestyle and medley swimming events. He is the winner of seven medals in major international championships.
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. [1 ]
Robert Gordon's College during his school years. He represented Great Britain at the 2008 Summer Olympics in Sydney, competing the 400-metre freestyle and 4×200-metre freestyle relay swimming events. Four years later at the 2012 Summer Olympics in London, he swam in the 400-metre freestyle, and qualified for the finals with the time 3:47.25. His final result was seventh, with the time 3:48.62. He was also a member of the British men's team 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. [2 ]
Carry along with heptathlete
Jessica Ennis-Hill, boxer Nicola Adams, fellow swimmer Michael Jamieson and sprinter Allan Wells were ambassadors for Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games. [3 ]
Carry is married to fellow swimmer
Keri-Anne Payne. He is of Scottish- [2 ] Faroese ancestry. [4 ]
Personal bests and records [ edit ]
100 m freestyle
200 m freestyle
400 m freestyle
400 m individual medley
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