JORDAN Zane < Back  
Sport Swimming
CGA Zambia   
Gender Men
Born 18 Jul 1991 in Doncaster, ENG
Height1.75 m
Weight 72 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Australia
Sport Specific Information
Club / Team Woden Swim Club: Canberra, ACT, AUS
Name of coach Steve Young
Training Regime He trains seven days a week.
General Interest
Memorable sporting achievement Representing Zambia at the 2008 Beijing Olympic Games. "It was probably one of the best experiences of my life." (abc.net.au, 03 Jul 2009)
Ambitions He has set his sights on winning a gold medal at the 2016 Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro. (canberratimes.com.au, 01 Aug 2008)
Other information DRIVE-BY
His parents would drive him 10km from the family home in Zambia for training when he was younger because it was too unsafe to ride a bike. (canberratimes.com.au, 01 Aug 2008)

AFRICA TO UK TO AUSTRALIA
He did a fair bit of travelling with his family while he was younger before settling in Australia. "I was born in Doncaster in England and lived there for about three years. I lived in Zambia for about six years, then back to England again and then I came here [Australia]. So I've been all over the place, really," he said. (abc.net.au, 03 Jul 2009)