Official Website of Chris M Pattinson
Former Great Britain International Swimmer
Event 100m & 200m Butterfly
Christopher attended Hummersknott School Darlington from 1971-1976 where he was a member of the Swimming Team that won the English Schools Swimming Team Championship in 1975.
100m Butterfly 57.10 secs New UK Record Time for the event in 1976
Tommy Morris Memorial Trophy
In 1976 he was the Division One English Schools 100m Butterfly Champion
His Swimming career started at Darlington ASC where he was coached by Eric Wilkinson before moving to Leeds Central Swimming Club in 1976 to be coached by Terry Denison who went on to be Great Britain National Swimming coach.
At Leeds he trained with a number of other International swimmers including Andrew Astbury and Peter Robinson. His father used to drive him from Darlington to Leeds to train for 2 hours, 5 days a week in the Leeds 50m International Pool a round trip of 132 miles.
International Senior GB & England Team
Coca Cola International July 1978 Venue International Pool Leeds Represented GB 200m Butterfly. Countries taking part included Great Britain, Australia, New Zealand, France, West Germany, East Germany, Italy, Japan, Belgium, Holland, Austria, Canada The Daily Telegraph
His Medical career started at Darlington Memorial Hospital in 1980 where he specialised in Orthopaedic Surgery. He left the NHS in 1985 to pursue a career in Orthopaedic Medical Devices where he worked for Smith & Nephew Orthopaedics for 11 years with his final position at the company being Responsible for the European Orthopaedic Market consisting of 15 European Countries.
In 2003 he founded a Dermatology Company Revitalise UK with a Salon in High Street Kensington and Harley Street London. In 2010 the company was sold to a Division of Estée Lauder Inc
He is now the Present CEO at CMP-Productions an Entertainment company that was set up in 2016 with an Office in Mayfair London.
Television UK & USA
Guest Presenter at eXTRATV Universal City Los Angeles an Entertainment Programme about the latest Celebrity, Movie and TV News.