Thomas Hamer (swimmer)

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Thomas Hamer
Personal information
Full nameThomas Barnett Hamer
NationalityBritish
Born (1998-08-16) 16 August 1998 (age 20)
Rawtenstall, England
Sport
SportSwimming
Strokesfreestyle,
ClubBurnley Bobcats, Manchester NPC

Thomas Hamer (born 16 August 1998) is a British parasport swimmer.[1] Hamer competes in the S14 classification for swimmers with intellectual disabilities, mainly freestyle and backstroke preferring shorter distances. In 2014 he competed at the Commonwealth Games in Glasgow representing England and took the silver medal in the 200m freestyle S14.

Career History[edit]

Hamer holds the British records for S14 50m, 200m, and 400m freestyle events, and the SM14 200m individual medley.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Hamer, Thomas". IPC. Retrieved 8 August 2014.
  2. ^ "Tom Hamer". Paralympic Association. Retrieved 28 March 2017.