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Groves, Madeline (Maddie) (1995 - )

Born
25 May 1995
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Occupation
Commonwealth or Empire Games gold medalist and Swimmer
Website
http://corporate.olympics.com.au/athlete/madeline-groves

Summary

Maddie Groves began swimming when she was eight years old. She went on to become the national 200m butterfly champion in 2013, 2014 and 2015 and was a member of the gold medal-winning Australian freestyle relay team at the Commonwealth Games in 2014. She won a silver medal at the Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games in the 200m butterfly event.

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Events

2014
Gold Medalist at Glasgow Commonwealth Games - Swimming - 4 x 200 m Freestyle Relay
2014
Gold Medalist at Glasgow Commonwealth Games - Swimming - 4 x 100 m Freestyle Relay
2016
Silver medalist at Rio de Janiero Olympic Games - Swimming - 200m butterfly

Sources used to compile this entry: Glasgow 2014, 'Maddie Groves: Biography', http://g2014results.thecgf.com/athlete/swimming/1030633/m_groves.html [accessed 15 January 2016]; Swimming Australia, 'Madeline Groves', http://www.swimming.org.au/article.php?group_id=13145 [accessed 15 January 2016].

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