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Kaylee McKeown

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Born

12/07/01 Redcliffe, QLD Australia

Lives

Sunshine Coast, QLD

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Weight

Coach

Chris Mooney

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

I used to take drama classes and play softball.

HOBBIES OUTSIDE OF SWIMMING:

I like chilling at the beach and surfing.

WHAT WOULD YOU LIKE TO DO AFTER YOUR SWIMMING CAREER?

I'd like to go to uni.

WHO IS THE MOST FAMOUS PERSON YOU HAVE EVER MET?

Kyle Chalmers.

FAVOURITE QUOTE?

Things happen for a reason.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

Selection for 2018 Gold Coast Commonwealth Games 

Qualified for her first Australian Dolphins Swim Team at just 15-years-of-age in the 200m backstroke

joining her sister Taylor on the 2017 FINA World Championship team

Set a new Junior WR in the 200m backstroke at the FINA World Championships

Australian Representative Honours and Results
World Championships

Budapest, Hungary, 2017: 4th 200m backstroke

Commonwealth Games 
Gold Coast, Australia 2018: 4th 100m backstroke, 4th 200m backstroke 

Tips from the top

What you do in life echoes in eternity

James Magnussen

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Australian Swimming Stars in and out of the Water Celebrated

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01 November, 2018

Australian World Short Course team named

27 October, 2018

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