GOLDMAN Katie < Back  
Sport Swimming
CGA Australia   
Gender Women
Born 05 Jul 1992 in Sydney, AUS
Height1.70 m
Weight 59 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Gold Coast, QLD, AUS
Occupation Athlete, Student
Languages English
Higher education Design - Griffith University: Gold Coast, QLD, AUS
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? She took swimming seriously at age 13. (olympics.com.au, 14 Jul 2010)
Club / Team Pro-Ma Miami: Gold Coast, QLD, AUS
Name of coach Dennis Cotterell
Coach from which country? Australia
International Debut
Year 2009
Competing for Australia
Location Santa Clara, CA
General Interest
Hobbies Going to the beach. (clubsonline.com.au, 16 Jun 2010)
Memorable sporting achievement Winning her first national title with victory in the 800m freestyle at the 2010 Australian Championships. (clubsonline.com.au, 16 Jun 2010)
Most influential person in career Her family. (clubsonline.com.au, 16 Jun 2010)
Hero / Idol Australian swimmer Susie O'Neill. (clubsonline.com.au, 16 Jun 2010)
Injuries She sustained a back injury at the end of 2007. (qld.gov.au, 14 Jul 2010)
Sporting philosophy / motto "Dream as if you will live forever, live as if you will
die today." ((clubsonline.com.au, 16 Jun 2010)
Awards and honours In 2010 she was Australia's Discovery of the Year Award. (FINA Aquatics World Magazine, 07 Dec 2010)
Other sports She also competes in surf life saving. (swimmingaustralia.com.au, 14 Jul 2010)