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Bronte Campbell

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Born

14/05/94 Blantyre, Malawi Africa

Lives

Brisbane, QLD

Height

179cm

Weight

Nickname

Bront

Coach

Simon Cusack

WHAT IS SOMETHING INTERESTING THAT PEOPLE DON’T KNOW ABOUT YOU?

I am trying to learn guitar.

HOBBIES OUTSIDE OF SWIMMING:

Learning guitar, I like reading and writing.

WHAT WOULD YOU LIKE TO DO AFTER YOUR SWIMMING CAREER?

I am studying public relations. I am hoping to be done by 2020. I think I would like to stay involved in sport but id like to see what the world has to offer first.

WHO IS THE MOST FAMOUS PERSON YOU HAVE EVER MET?

Hamish from Hamish and Andy. He came and hung out with us at 2012 Olympics.

FAVOURITE QUOTE?

Meet with triumph and disaster and treat those two impostors just the same

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

Member of the 4x100m freestyle team who won Gold and set a new World record, won Gold and set new Games Record in both the 100m freestyle and 4x100m medley rela at the 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Gams.

Won silver in the women’s 4x100m freestyle relay, silver in the mixed 4 x 100m medley and bronze in the 4 x 100m medley relay at the FINA World Championships in Budapest.

Won gold and set a new WR in the women's 4x100m freestyle relay in Rio Qualified for her second Olympic Games in Rio in the 50 and 100m freestyle Dual World Champion in the 50 and100m freestyle from Kazan 2015 Bronte won gold and set a new world record in the women's 4x100m freestyle relay at the 2014 Commonwealth Games in Glasgow Bronte and Cate Campbell were the first Australian sisters to compete in the same swimming event at the Olympic Games! Australian Representative Honours and Results:

Olympic Games

London, England, 2012: 10th in the 50m freestyle

Rio, Brazil, 2016: Gold: 4x100m freestyle relay, 4th 100m freestyle, 7th 50m freestyle

World Championships

Barcelona, Spain, 2013: Silver: 4x100m freestyle relay, 5th 50m freestyle, 11th 100m freestyle

Kazan, Russia, 2015: Gold: 50 and 100m freestyle, 4x100m freestyle

Budapest, Hungary 2017: Silver: 4x100m freestyle relay, Silver: mixed 4 x 100m medley relay, Bronze: 4x100m medley relay, 6th 50m Freestyle, 7th 100m Freestyle,

FINA World Championships Total G: 3 S: 2 B:1

Commonwealth Games

Glasgow, Scotland, 2014: Gold: 4x100m freestyle relay Silver: 100m freestyle, 50m freestyle
Gold Coast, Australia 2018: Gold 100m freestyle, Gold 4x100m freestyle relay, Gold 4x100m medley relay, Silver 50m freestyle

Commonwealth Games Total: G: 1 S: 2

Pan Pacs

Gold Coast, Australia, 2014: Gold: 4x100m freestyle Silver: 100m freestyle Bronze: 50m freestyle

Pan Pacific Championship Total G: 4 S: 2 B: 1

 

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