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Kathleen Dawson

Aquatics

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Kathleen Dawson
Aquatics

Since 2014, when she represented Team Scotland at Glasgow 2014, finishing fourth in the Women’s 50m Backstroke and fifth as part of the Scottish 4x100m Medley relay team, Kathleen has made huge strides to the top of the sport.

Breaking into the senior ranks with a bronze medal at the 2016 European Championships, Kathleen went on to take 2017 British Championship silver in both 50m and 100m Backstroke, confirming her place in the GB team for the World Championships in Budapest. On her global debut she made two World Championship finals, finishing eighth in the 100m Backstroke and seventh as part of the Women’s 4x100m Medley Relay quartet. 

  • Date of Birth 03/10/1997
  • Birth Place Kirkcaldy
  • Hometown Warrington
  • Lives Stirling
  • Coach Steven Tigg
  • Club University of Stirling
  • Commonwealth Games Representation 2014, 2018

Did You Know?

  • I watch...

    Captain America - The Winter Soldier.

  • I eat...

    Pizza or Roast lamb

  • I listen to...

    Aero – Control, Alt, Destruction.

Career Highlights

7 th
2017 FINA World Championships
4x100m Medley Relay
8 th
2017 FINA World Championships
100m Backstroke
1 st
2016 LEN European Championships
4x100m Medley Relay
3 rd
2016 LEN European Championships
100m Backstroke
10 th
Glasgow 2014
100m Backstroke - Women
5 th
Glasgow 2014
50m Backstroke - Women
4 th
Glasgow 2014
4 x 100m Medley Relay - Women
2 nd
2013 European Junior Championships
50m Backstroke