Ellie Simmonds

po_Simmonds-EllieEleanor May Simmonds (born November 11, 1994) is a British Paralympian swimmer competing in S6 events.

Simmonds came to national attention when she competed in the 2008 Summer Paralympics in Beijing, winning two gold medals for Great Britain, despite being the youngest member of the team, at the age of 13. In 2012 she was again selected for the Great Britain squad, this time swimming at a home games in London. She won another two golds in London, including setting a World Record in the 400m freestyle.