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Eleanor May "Ellie" Simmonds, OBE (born 11 November 1994) is a ...

wikipedia - 17 Sep 2016
Eleanor May "Ellie" Simmonds, OBE (born 11 November 1994) is a British Paralympian swimmer competing in S6 events. She 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 fr
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Walsall's Ellie Simmonds on Sky's A League Of Their Own

expressandstar.com - 26 Jun 2018
And Ellie clearly enjoyed herself as she said afterwards that she 'couldn't stop laughing'. The popular panel show sees celebrities tested on their sporting knowledge as well as getting involved in physical challenges. That certainly looks to have been ...
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Charlotte Church and Katie Price to guest edit Woman's Hour

The Guardian - 13 Jul 2018
The pair join the ranks of women including the author JK Rowling, the actor Angelina Jolie, the food writer Mary Berry and the Paralympics gold medallist Ellie Simmonds, who have all previously edited the show, which has been on air since 1946.
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Louise Fiddes shocked by World Series win

International Paralympic Committee - 19 Jun 2018
Teenage star Louise Fiddes is the new big name on the international Para swimming scene. Great Britain's 17-year-old became the women's World Para Swimming World Series champion after glittering performances in her home meeting of Sheffield and the ...
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Sporty twins team up with Boro for their latest TV appearance

Gazette Live - 04 Jul 2018
And over the years on TV, they've met the likes of tennis stars Johanna Konta, Heather Watson and Tim Henman, celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay and his daughter Tilly, swimmer Ellie Simmonds, Tom Parker from The Wanted and Strictly winner Ore Oduba.
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Ellie Simmonds: Swimming 'icon' to light up Isle of Man awards

BBC Sport - 11 Jan 2018
Five-time Paralympic swimming champion Ellie Simmonds will be the guest of honour at this year's Isle of Man sports awards. The 23-year-old has represented Great Britain at three Games, winning eight medals, including five golds. She shot to fame at ...
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Joyful Jamie strikes gold

Spalding Guardian - 10 Jul 2018
To add to the occasion, British Paralympic swimming legend, Ellie Simmonds, who is a patron of the DSA, was at the event cheering on the competitors and handing our medals. Jamie, who is in Year 4 at Pinchbeck East Primary School, has two brothers ...
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Jessica Long and Eleanor Simmonds debut in Indianapolis

International Paralympic Committee - 19 Apr 2018
The World Para Swimming season continues this weekend (19-21 April) with the second event of this season's World Series in Indianapolis, USA. This year's World Series got off to a stunning start last month in Copenhagen, Denmark, and the Indianapolis ...
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BBC Sport - 29 May 2018
It will see the para-swimming elite, including five-time Paralympic gold medallist Ellie Simmonds, converge on the city of Sheffield for four days of world-class action. It will also double as the British selection meet for the European Championships ...
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Video: 'My body is my tool': Ellie Simmonds on body confidence

Daily Mail - 19 Jan 2018
Video: 'My body is my tool': Ellie Simmonds on body confidence. Ellie Simmonds was a guest on Loose Women. During the episode, the Paralympian swimmer spoke about body confidence, she said her body is her tool, but as every other woman sometimes ...
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Ellie Simmonds OBE Awarded Degree by Swansea University

Business News Wales - 12 Jan 2018
Swansea University has awarded an honorary degree to five-time Paralympic champion, Ellie Simmonds OBE. The award was presented to Ms Simmonds today (10 January 2018) at the University's degree ceremony for the College of Human and Health ...
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Honorary degree for Paralympic swimming champion Ellie Simmonds

Belfast Telegraph - 10 Jan 2018
“We at the university certainly have a special admiration for Ellie, and we are immensely proud to welcome such an inspirational figure into our honorary fellowship.” Simmonds was 13 when she won two gold medals in Beijing, a Games she enjoyed so much ...

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