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Emma McKeon

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Born

24/05/94 Wollongong, NSW Australia

Lives

Brisbane, QLD

Height

178cms

Weight

58kg

Nickname

Em

Coach

Michael Bohl

HOBBIES OUTSIDE OF SWIMMING:

Reading and the beach.

WHO IS THE MOST FAMOUS PERSON YOU HAVE EVER MET?

Rafael Nadal at the village at the Olympics.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

Part of 4x100m freestyle relay who won Gold and set a new World Record, part of 4x100m medley relay and 4x200m freestyle relay who won Gold and set new Games Record, won Gold and set Games Record in 100m butterfly at the 2019 Commonwealth Games.

Won six medals at the 2017 World Champs in Budapest, becoming the first female to do so

Won four medals on debut at the Olympic Games in Rio Was part of the WR setting women's 4x100m freestyle relay team that won gold in Rio Qualified for her first Olympic Games in the 100m butterfly, 200m freestyle and 4x100m freestyle relay for Rio 2016 Won a gold in the 4x100m free and a bronze in the 4x100m medley relays at the 2015 World Championships in Kazan Emma won six medals at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow including 4 gold Australian Representative Honours and Results Olympic Games

Rio, Brazil, 2016: Gold: 4x100m freestyle relay Silver 4x200m freestyle relay, 4x100m medley relay, Bronze: 200m freestyle, 6th 100m butterfly

World Championships

Kazan, Russia, 2015, Gold: 4x100m freestyle relay, Bronze: 4x100m medley relay, 7th 200m freestyle

Barcelona, Spain, 2013, Silver: 4x100m freestyle relay, 4x200m freestyle relay (heat swimmer)

Budapest, Hungary, 2017: Silver: 200m freestyle, 100m butterfly, 4 x 100m freestyle, 4 x 100m mixed medley relay, Bronze: 4 x 100m freestyle and the 4 x 100m medley, 8th 100m freestyle

FINA World Championships Total: G: 1 S: 5 B: 3 Commonwealth Games

Glasgow, Scotland, 2014, Gold: 200m freestyle, 4x100m freestyle relay (WR), 4x100m medley relay, 4x200m freestyle relay; Bronze: 100m butterfly & 100m freestyle
Gold Coast, Australia 2018: Gold 100m butterfly (GR), Gold 4x100m freestyle relay (WR) , Gold 4x200m freestyle relay (GR), Gold 4x100m medley relay (GR), Bronze 200m freestyle, Bronze 200m butterfly

Commonwealth Games Total: G: 8 B: 4

Pan Pacs

Gold Coast, Australia, 2014, Silver: 4x200m freestyle relay; 4th 100m butterfly; 10th 200m freestyle;11th 100m freestyle

Pan Pacific Championship Total: S: 1 World Short Course

Dubai, UAE, 2010, Bronze: 4x100m medley (heat), 4th 4x100m free, 8th 100m free, 9th 50m free

FINA World Short Course Total: B: 1

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