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Blake Cochrane

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Born

25/01/91 Sunshine Coast Australia

Lives

Sunshine Coast, QLD

Height

188cm

Weight

Nickname

Balake

Coach

Nathan Doyle

Favourite Swimming Memory

Watching Rick Pendleton with the 200IM in Beijing 2008

Favourite Quote

"Hoping is wishful speaking, determination is positive thinking".

Role Model

Adam Gilchrist

3 Words That Best Describe You

funny, friendly, handsome

Something Interesting About Yourself

I'm getting married, I've got a Hungarian Vizsla and he has more Instagram followers than I do.

Career Highlights

Qualifying for his third Paralympic Games in Rio 2016 
Winning gold in the men's 100m breaststroke at the 2012 London Paralympic Games 
Winning a silver medal at the 2008 Beijing Paralympic Games in the 100m breaststroke

Australian Representative Honours and Results

Paralympic Games
Rio, Brazil, 2016-, silver in the 100m breaststroke, 10th 100m freestyle, 7th 400m freestyle
London, England 2012, gold in the 100m breaststroke and 4x100m freestyle relay
Beijing, China, 2008 - silver in the 100m breaststroke
 
World Championships
Eindhoven, Netherlands 2010 - Gold 100m breaststroke
Montreal, Canada 2013 - Gold 100m breaststroke
Glasgow, Scotland 2015 - Silver 100m Breaststroke, Bronze 4x100m Freestyle Relay 34pts
Mexico City, Mexico 2017
 
Commonwealth Games
Delhi, India 2010 - Bronze 100m freestyle
Glasgow, Scotland 2014 - Bronze 200m IM
Gold Coast, Australia 2018 – Silver SM8 200m IM, Bronze SB8 100m Breaststroke
 
Para Pan Pacific Championships
Edmonton, Canada 2011 – Gold S8 50m Freestyle, Gold SB7 100m Breaststroke, Gold SM8 200m IM, Gold S8 100m Freestyle.
Pasadena, United States 2014 – Gold S8 50m Freestyle, Gold SB7 100m Breaststroke, Gold S8 200m IM, Gold 4x100m Freestyle Relay
Cairns, Australia 2018 - 

Tips from the top

Live your fears, realise your dreams, attain your goals!

Cate Campbell

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