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Brenden Hall



27/05/93 Sunshine Coast Australia


Sunshine Coast, QLD







Harley Connoly

Favourite Swimming Memory

Winning my first individual Paralympic Gold in London.

Favourite Quote

"The only disability in life is a bad attitude".

Role Model

Matthew Cowdrey

3 Words That Best Describe You

determined, humble, funny

Something Interesting About Yourself

I have a pug named Winston

Career Highlights 

2 Gold at 2012 Paralympics.
1 Gold at 2016 Paralympics.
Australian Representative Honours and Results 

Paralympic Games
Beijing, China 2008 - 5th 400 freestyle.
London, England 2012 – Gold 4x100 freestyle, Gold 400 freestyle, Bronze 4x100 medley, 5th 100 freestyle, 6th 100 butterfly and 6th 200IM.
Rio, Brazil 2016 – Gold 400m freestyle, Silver 100m freestyle, Bronze 100m backstroke, 4th 100m butterfly, 4th 4x100 medley and 12th 50m freestyle.
Commonwealth Games
Glasgow, Scotland - Bronze 100m freestyle.
Gold Coast, Australia 2018 – Gold S9 100m Backstroke, Bronze S9 100m Freestyle
World Championships
Eindhoven, Netherlands - Gold 4x100 freestyle, Gold 400m freestyle, Gold 4x100 medley, Gold 5KM Open Water, 7th 100m freestyle, 8th 100m butterfly, 10th 200IM and 17th 50m freestyle.
Para Pan Pacific Championships
Edmonton, Canada 2011 – Gold S9 400m Freestyle, Silver S9 100m Backstroke, Silver S9 100m Butterfly, Silver SM9 200m IM, Silver S9 100m Freestyle, Bronze S9 50m Freestyle
Pasadena, United States 2014 – Gold S9 400m Freestyle, Gold S9 100m Butterfly, Gold S9 100m Backstroke, Silver S9 100m Freestyle, Silver S9 200m IM.
Cairns, Australia 2018 - 

Tips from the top

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

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