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27 November 2001
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Lauren Cox holds several strings to her bow, studying for a degree at the University of Loughborough and being one of the most promising swimmers in the country.
And, also notably, the 21-year-old demonstrates a strong environmental conscience whenever she swims.
Cox is an ambassador for INSTANT SWIM, a company that creates performance swimwear entirely from recycled plastics and donates a percentage of its profits to Ocean Generation - a charity set up to combat ocean threats.
Having picked up a string of titles and medals throughout her junior career, Cox broke through at the British Swimming Championships in 2022 with a personal best winning her 50m backstroke gold.
The swimmer won a brace of bronze relay medals at the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham in the 4x100 medley and mixed 4x100 medley races.