Athlete Profiles

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Ellie Cole



12/12/91 Melbourne Australia


Sunshine Coast, QLD





E-coli, EC, Errie Co


Nathan Doyle

Favourite Swimming Memory

Watching Bronte Campbell win at the 2018 Commonwealth Games

Favourite Quote

"I'm in a glass case of emotion" - Anchorman

Role Model

Julie Bishop

3 Words That Best Describe You

approachable, tolerable, diplomatic

Something Interesting About Yourself

I played wheelchair basketball - best new talent 2013

Career Highlights

3 Gold Medals at London, 2012.
2 Gold Medals and WR in 4x100m Free relay in Rio, 2016.

AUS rep honours and results 

Paralympic Games
Beijing, China 2008 - Gold 100m Butterfly, Bronze 100m Backstroke, Bronze 400m Freestyle, 4th in the 100m freestyle.
London, England 2012 - Gold 4x100 Freestyle, Gold 4x100 Medley, Gold 100m Backstroke, Bronze in the 50m Freestyle, 400m Freestyle and 4th 100m Butterfly.
Rio, Brazil 2016 - Gold 4x100m Freestyle, Gold 100m Backstroke, Silver 4x100 medley, Silver 50m freestyle, Silver 400m freestyle.
Commonwealth Games
Delhi, India 2010 - Bronze 100m butterfly, Bronze 100m freestyle and 4th 50m freestyle.
Gold Coast, Australia 2018 – Silver S9 100m Backstroke, Bronze S9 100m Freestyle
World Championships
Durban, South Africa 2006 - Silver 200m Backstroke
Eindhoven, Netherlands 2010 - Bronze 200m IM, Bronze 400m freestyle
Glasgow, Scotland 2015 - Gold 4x100m Freestyle, Silver 4x100 Medley Relay, Bronze 50m freestyle
Para Pan Pacific Championships
Edmonton, Canada 2011 – Gold S9 400m Freestyle, Gold S9 50m Freestyle, Gold S9 100m Butterfly, Gold S9 100m Freestyle, Gold SM9 200m IM, Gold S9 100m Backstroke
Cairns, Australia 2018 - 

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