TURNER Grant < Back  
Sport Swimming
CGA England   
Gender Men
Born 11 Mar 1989 in Swindon, ENG
Height1.93 m
Weight 87 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Loughborough, ENG
Higher education Loughborough University: Great Britain
Sport Specific Information
Club / Team Loughborough ITC: Great Britain
Name of coach Ben Titley
Coach from which country? Great Britain
International Debut
Year 2008
General Interest
Hobbies Watching football, basketball or boxing, playing golf. (swimming.org, 25 Jun 2012)
Memorable sporting achievement Qualifying for the 2010 Commonwealth Games. (gtswim.com, 01 Dec 2011)
Most influential person in career His parents and all the coaches he has had. (gtswim.com, 01 Dec 2011)
Hero / Idol Boxer Muhammad Ali. (gtswim.com, 01 Dec 2011)
Famous relatives His girlfriend is fellow Olympic swimmer, Jo Jackson. (swimming.org, 25 Jun 2012)
Ambitions "To get the best out of myself." (gtswim.com, 01 Dec 2011)
He did a naked centrefold in the June 2012 edition of Cosmopolitan magazine with fellow swimmers James Goddard and Ross Davenport to raise awareness for prostate and testicular cancer. (swimming.org, 25 Jun 2012)