Rebecca Adlington

Adlington in great place - Furniss

Rebecca Adlington's coach Bill Furniss tells BBC Radio Nottingham the Mansfield swimmer is in "a great place" and could not be better prepared to defend her two Olympic titles.

27 Jul 12

Rebecca Adlington Adlington keen to ease off training

Team GB

13 Jun 12

Double Olympic champion Rebecca Adlington tells BBC East Midlands that she is delighted she only has four more weeks of intense training.

Jo Jackson and Rebecca Adlington Adlington elated to make 2012 team

Team GB

4 Mar 12

Rebecca Adlington says she put her "heart and soul" into winning her 400m freestyle Olympics-qualifier at Britain's national trials at London's Aquatics Centre.

Adlington meets super-swimming toddler

Swimming

4 Aug 11

World and Olympic champion Rebecca Adlington meets four-year-old Tae Smith, who after only swimming for a few months, manged to swim 2000 metres.

Final Results

Final results by Athlete
Rank Athlete Country Medal moment Result
1 Muffat FRA 4:01.45 OR
2 Schmitt USA 4:01.77 AM
3 Adlington GBR 4:03.01
View full results for Women's 400m Freestyle

Head to Head

Rebecca Adlington vs Joanne Jackson

Rebecca Adlington

Rebecca Adlington One to watch Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

2

London 2012 appearances

4

London 2012 results

4:03.01 Women's 400m Freestyle

Height

1.79m (5'10")

Weight

70kg

Age

25

Joanne Jackson

Joanne Jackson Great Britain & N. Ireland flag

London 2012 medals

0

London 2012 appearances

3

London 2012 results

4:11.50 Women's 400m Freestyle

Height

1.85m (6'1")

Weight

76kg

Age

27

View the London 2012 medallist table