Nyree Kindred MBE

11 February 2011

Nyree Kindred. Photo: onEditionSport/Event > Swimming; 100m breaststroke SB5, 100m backstroke S6 & 200m individual medley SM6

Date and Place of Birth >
1980, Porth, Rhondda, Wales

Height > 160cm

Weight > 51.3kg

Clubs >
Leominster Kingsfisher SC

Biography >
Nyree’s started her swimming career by becoming Welsh Champion in 1987 and went on to obtain her first GB selection in 1999 for the European Swimming Championships, Braunchweig.

The double Paralympic champion has competed for Britain in three Games, winning two golds, four silvers and three bronzes.

She has won seven world and seven European Championship medals and was awarded an MBE in 2009.

Paralympic Games, London 2012
SILVER Women’s backstroke (SB6) 1:26.23
(after coming first in the heats with a Paralympic record 1:27.96)

Paralympic Games, Beijing 2008
6th 400m Freestyle (S6)  6:10.82
SILVER 100m Backstroke (S6) 1:29.35
4th 100m Breaststroke (SB5) 1:56.19
6th 200m Individual Medley (SM6) 3:23.93

Paralympic Games, Athens 2004
GOLD
100m Backstroke (PR)
SILVER 100m Breaststroke 1.54.48
GOLD 4×50m IM 3.16.34
SILVER 200m IM 3.22.20
BRONZE 400m Freestyle 6.05.24

Paralympic Games, Sydney 2000
SILVER
100m Backstroke
BRONZE 100m Breaststroke
BRONZE 4×50m Medley relay (20pts)

Headline Result >
Gold – 100m Backstroke (PR) – Paralympic Games, Athens 2004

Profiles >

Nyree Kindred – British Paralympic Association profile

Nyree Kindred – British Swimming profile

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