Paralympians' Club

Jenny Coughlin

Jenny was a member of the Great Britain swim team from 1999-2008 and made three Paralympic Games - Sydney in 2000, Athens in 2004 and Beijing in 2008.

  • Lives:
    st helens
  • Date Of Birth:
    09/11/1983

Although Jenny never captured a medal at a Paralympics she did win 2 gold medals at the World Championships in 2002 as part of the womens 4x100 metre freestyle relay team and 4x100m medley relay team.

She also won an individual silver medal at the same championships in the 100m backstroke, while at the European Championships a year earlier Jenny won a hat-trick of golds in the 50m Freestyle, 100m Freestyle and 100m backstroke.

Jenny has now switched sports and is training and competing with the Great Britain Goalball squad and she hopes to compete at the Games in 2012 as a Goalball player. Jenny lives in Merseyside.

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