Proud Takes On The Sprint Pride In Britain

Chasing the big guns: Ben Proud (right) finished second to Anthony Ervin earlier this year

Britain has a new sprinter in the making in senior waters, Benjamin Proud, a teenager from the Plymouth Leander stable that is home to coach Jon Rudd and Olympic champion Ruta Meilutyte (LTU), stormed into lane 4 for the 50m free final at British Championships this morning with a 22.20 lifetime best [Photo: courtesy of SWPix – Proud was 2nd to 200 Olympic champ Anthony Ervin earlier this year]

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Britain has a new sprinter in the making in senior waters, Benjamin Proud, a teenager from the Plymouth Leander stable that is home to coach Jon Rudd and Olympic champion Ruta Meilutyte (LTU), stormed into lane 4 for the 50m free final at British Championships this morning with a 22.20 lifetime best [Photo: courtesy of SWPix – Proud was 2nd to 200 Olympic champ Anthony Ervin earlier this year]

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Bill Bell

Is Benjamin Proud related to Stephanie?

Seems too coincidental, two swimmers w/that same surname, to not be.

Craig Lord

No… her bro is called David

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