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Christopher Wright



5/07/88 Cairns Australia


Gold Coast, QLD





Wrighty, Pup

What is something interesting about yourself?

I love my cricket and fishing but hopeless at both

What are your hobbies outside of Swimming?

Cricket and Fishing

What's your specialty in the Kitchen?

Chicken Fettuccine Carbonara!

Describe your ideal day off

Out on the boat with the cricket on the radio

What do you want to do after Swimming?

Architecture and a bit of swim coaching

Career Highlights

Won his first national long course title in the 100m butterfly at the 2012 Australian Swimming Championships and qualified for the 2012 Olympic Games.

Finished 4th in both the 100 and 200m butterfly at the 2010 Commonwealth Games.

Won four silver and one bronze medal at the 2008 Oceania Championships.

Tips from the top

What you do in life echoes in eternity

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