Participants

Ross MURDOCH

Ross MURDOCH
    Swimming
Birth Date:  14 Jan 1994
Place of Birth:  ALEXANDRIA
Country of birth:  GBR
Age:  24
Gender:   Men
Height (cm):  183
Weight (Kg):  78

Events and Medals


Ross MURDOCH - Records

Record Event Mark Date Location
GR Swimming 2:07.30 24 July, 2014 Glasgow (GBR)

Ross MURDOCH - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Thu, 5 Apr 12:11
Men's 200m Breaststroke Heat 2
Finished
Thu, 5 Apr 21:44
Gold Medal Event Men's 200m Breaststroke Final
Finished
Fri, 6 Apr 11:05
Men's 100m Breaststroke Heat 3
Finished
Fri, 6 Apr 20:32
Men's 100m Breaststroke Semifinal 1
Finished
Sat, 7 Apr 19:48
Gold Medal Event Men's 100m Breaststroke Final
Finished
Tue, 10 Apr 11:31
Men's 4 x 100m Medley Relay Heat 1
Finished
Tue, 10 Apr 21:52
Gold Medal Event Men's 4 x 100m Medley Relay Final
Finished

Legend

GR: Commonwealth Games Record

Biographical Information


Highlights
Commonwealth Games
YearLocationEventRankResult
2014 Glasgow, SCO Men's 50m Breaststroke 6 27.65
2014 Glasgow, SCO Men's 100m Breaststroke 3 59.47
2014 Glasgow, SCO Men's 200m Breaststroke 1 2:07.30
2014 Glasgow, SCO Men's 4 x 100m Medley Relay 7 3:37.48

Olympic Games
YearLocationEventRankResult
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Men's 100m Breaststroke 11 1:00.05

World Championships
YearLocationEventRankResult
2017 Budapest, HUN Men's 100m Breaststroke 8 59.45
2017 Budapest, HUN Men's 200m Breaststroke 4 2:08.12
2017 Budapest, HUN Men's 4 x 100m Medley Relay 2 3:28.95
2017 Budapest, HUN Mixed 4 x 100m Medley Relay 5 3:41.56
2015 Kazan, RUS Men's 100m Breaststroke 3 59.09
2015 Kazan, RUS Men's 4 x 100m Medley Relay 4 3:30.67
2015 Kazan, RUS Mixed 4 x 100m Medley Relay 1 3:41.71
2013 Barcelona, ESP Men's 50m Breaststroke 30 28.00
2013 Barcelona, ESP Men's 100m Breaststroke 11 1:00.07
2013 Barcelona, ESP Men's 4 x 100m Medley Relay 9 3:35.23

Education: Sports and exercise science at the University of Stirling, Scotland
Languages spoken: English
Coach: CLUB: Ben HIGSON (SCO) (uofsswimming.com, 21 Jul 2017)
Ambition: "I want to go to the Olympics and try to get on the podium." (dailyrecord.co.uk, 14 Dec 2014)
Memorable: "Winning the gold medal in the 200m breaststroke in front of a home crowd at the Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games." (winningstudents-scotland.ac.uk, 25 Jul 2017)
Hero: Hungarian swimmer Daniel GYURTA, Japanese swimmer Kosuke KITAJIMA and American swimmer Ryan LOCHTE (backarisingstar.wordpress.com, 24 Jul 2017)
Influence: "My dad because he has always been there supporting me." (uofsswimming.com, 17 Jul 2017)
Additional information

AWARD
Sports Personality of the Year 2014 at the Sunday Mail and sportscotlands' Sport Awards in December 2014. (dailyrecord.co.uk, 24 Jul 2014)


CAREER FAR, FAR AWAY
A big Star Wars fan, if he was not a swimmer, he would be a Jedi Knight. The person he would most like to meet is Luke Skywalker. (swimswam.com, 24 Jul 2017)


Social Media

Legend

Gold: Gold
Silver: Silver
Bronze: Bronze
Gold Medal Event: Gold Medal Event
Bronze Medal Event: Bronze Medal Event

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