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Edward Downes


Hertfordshire, England

High School:
Tring School

Last College:
Loughborough University

Height / Weight:
6-2 / 182



2008-09 (Jr.) - Competed in the 200 and 500 free, the 200 breaststroke, the 100 and 200 butterfly and the 200 and 400 IM...Owned the best time on the team in the 200 and 400 IM, accomplishing both at the SMU Invitational (1/16)...Finished in 1:49.07 in the 200 and had a "B" qualifying time in the 400 with a 3:51.70...Came in second against Georgia (1/6) in the 200 free, touching the wall in 1:42.00...Won the 200 IM and 100 breast against Penn State (11/1), with times of 1:52.51 and 57.13 respectively.

Prep: Attended Loughborough University...Competed in the British Universities Championships (BUSA) in 2006 and 2007...Placed 2nd in the 200 and 400 IM in 2007...Placed 2nd in the 200 IM and 3rd in the 400 IM in 2006...European Schools Champion in the 200 IM.

Personal: Received a Bachelors of Science in Sports Science and Mathematics at Loughborough University...Son of Andrew and Nicola Downes...Has an older brother (James).