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Daniel Fox

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Born

21/05/91 Brisbane, QLD Australia

Lives

Sunshine Coast, QLD

Height

186cm

Weight

Nickname

Foxy, The Fox

Coach

Nathan Doyle

Favourite Swimming Memory

My first Commonwealth Games, Glasgow 2014 - first time going away with the full team.

Favourite Quote

"Keep moving forward".

Role Model

Gorden Tallis

3 Words That Best Describe You

kind, outgoing, generous

Something Interesting About Yourself

I am a business man - selling clothing.

Career Highlights

Won a bronze medal in the 200m freestyle at the 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio
Qualified for the 2016 Rio Paralympic Games
Won gold in the 200m freestyle at the 2013 IPC World Championships and at the 2014 Commonwealth Games
Won silver in the 200m freestyle at the 2012 Paralympic Games

Australian Representative Honours and Results 

Paralympic Games
Rio, Brazil, 2016, bronze in the S14 200m freestyle
London, England 2012, Silver in the 200m S14 freestyle

Commonwealth Games
Glasgow, Scotland 2014 – Gold 200m Freestyle
Gold Coast, Australia 2018 – Bronze S14 200m Freestyle

World Championships
Eindhoven, Netherlands, 2010, silver in the 200m freestyle
Montreal, Canada, 2013, gold in the 200m freestyle
Glasgow, Scotland, 2015 4th in the Men's 200m Freestyle S14, eighth in the Men's 100m Backstroke S14 and sixteenth in the Men's 200m Individual Medley SM14
 
Para Pan Pacific Championships
Edmonton, Canada 2011 – Gold S14 200m Freestyle, Gold S14 50m Freestyle, Gold S14 100m Freestyle
Pasadena, United States 2014 – Gold S14 200m Freestyle, Gold S14 50m Freestyle, Gold S14 100m Freestyle, Bronze S14 100m Backstroke
Cairns, Australia 2018 - 

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27 October, 2018

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