James Hickman(1976-), Swimmer; Olympian
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Swimmer from the age of six, joined the British team aged fifteen. European Junior Champion in 1993 for 200m Butterfly. British Champion in the 50, 100 and 200m Butterfly in 1996. Swimmer of the Year 1998 (BSCTA). Won gold at the 1998 Kuala Lumpur Commonwealth Games for the 200m Butterfly. Hickman also won three silver medals at the same games for the 200m medley, 400m medley and 4 x 100m medley. Won gold in the 200m Butterfly at the 2004 World Championships in Indianapolis. Competed at the Olympics in Atlanta in 1996, Sydney in 2000 and Athens in 2004.