20 April 1979 |
||1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
||City of Edinburgh
Gregor Tait (born 20 April 1979 in Glasgow) is a Scottish backstroke swimmer, and an Olympic swimmer for Great Britain. He has swum for Great Britain (or Scotland as noted) at the:
- Olympics: 2004, 2008
- World Championships: 2003, 2005, 2007
- Commonwealth Games (Scotland): 2002, 2006
- Short Course Europeans: 2001, 2003, 2006
At the 2006 Commonwealth Games, he won the Men's 200m Backstroke in a Games Record, and also won the 200m Individual Medley. In addition, Tait also claimed two bronze medals at the 2006 Games. He was hailed as a "national hero" upon his return by Scotland's First Minister, Jack McConnell.
He is married to the Australian Olympic swimmer Alice Mills.
Personal bests and records held
|50 m backstroke
|100 m backstroke
|200 m backstroke
|200 m individual medley