Further Personal Information
Sport Specific Information
|When and where did you begin this sport?
||He started swimming when he was one month old.
|Why this sport?
||His parents introduced him to swimming just after he was born.
|Club / Team
||Hastings Seagulls/ITC Stirling: Hastings, ENG
|Name of coach
||Mark Parris and Doug Frost
|Coach from which country?
|Memorable sporting achievement
||Winning gold at the European Youth Olympics in the 100m Freestyle. (English Aquatics Team Media Guide, 2010)
|Most influential person in career
||His father, who was his swimming coach before he moved to Australia, and Richard Grundy. (English Aquatics Team Media Guide, 2010)
|Hero / Idol
||Swimmer Ian Thorpe. (olympics.org.uk, 31 Dec 2007)
||His father is a swimming coach and competed at a national level. (English Aquatics Team Media Guide, 2010)
||To win an event at either the 2012 or 2016 Olympic Games. (English Aquatics Team Media Guide, 2010)