||Christopher Anthony Cook
|| Great Britain / England
5 May 1979 |
South Shields, England
||5 ft 11 in (1.80 m)
||76 kg (168 lb)
||City of Newcastle
Christopher Anthony Cook (born 5 May 1979, South Shields, Tyne and Wear) is an English swimmer.
His specialism is breaststroke, and took gold in the 50 and 100 metre finals representing England at the 2006 Commonwealth Games in Melbourne. He has also competed for Great Britain at the 2004 Summer Olympics in Athens.
Living in Wallsend, he is coached by Ian Oliver at the City of Newcastle Swimming Club. He maintains a friendly rivalry with James Gibson and Darren Mew, who compete in the same events. He represented Great Britain at the 2008 Summer Olympics in the 100 m breaststroke event.
Personal bests and records held
|50 m breaststroke
|100 m breaststroke
|200 m breaststroke
- ^ "Swimming Schedule and Results". Retrieved 2007-08-22.
- ^ Melbourne 2006 Commonwealth Games web site, Christopher Cook biography, retrieved December 17, 2006
- ^ Melbourne 2006 Commonwealth Games 50m Men's Breaststroke Final Results, March 19, 2006, retrieved December 17, 2006
- ^ Melbourne 2006 Commonwealth Games 100m Men's Breaststroke Final Results, March 18, 2006, retrieved December 17, 2006
- ^ British Olympics Association web site, Athens 2004 Team web page, retrieved December 17, 2006.
He is currently on a UK school tour.