Athlete Profiles

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Jacob Templeton



24/05/95 Tasmania Australia


Sunshine Coast, QLD





Jakey-boy, Tempo


Nathan Doyle

Favourite Swimming Memory

Winning a swim off in Rio/ A final in Rio

Favourite Quote

"Do today what others wont, so you can do tomorrow, what others cant".

Role Model

Kobe Bryant

3 Words That Best Describe You

modest, caring, approachable

Something Interesting About Yourself

I've done a barista course - still don’t know how to make a coffee

Career Highlights
Gained selection onto his first senior team for the 2014 Para Pan Pacs
Represented Australia at the 2015 IPC World Championships
Posted a qualifying time for the 2016 Rio Paralympic team

Australian Representative Honours and Results 


Rio, Brazil 2016 – 6th S13 400m Freestyle, 8th SM13 200m IM
World Championships
Glasgow, Scotland 2015
Para Pan Pacific Championships
Pasadena, United States 2014 – Bronze S13 200m IM
Cairns, Australia 2018 - 


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