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Jessica Ashwood

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Born

28/04/93 Sydney, NSW Australia

Lives

Brisbane, QLD

Height

173cm

Weight

62kg

Coach

Vince Raleigh

HOBBIES OUTSIDE OF SWIMMING:

Coffee, reading and ceramics.

WHO IS THE MOST FAMOUS PERSON YOU HAVE EVER MET?

Micheal Phelps

FAVOURITE QUOTE?

"In between goals is a thing called life that has to be lived and enjoyed".

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS
Made the final in the women's 400 and 800m freestyle at the Rio Olympic Games
Finished with a bronze medal from the 400m freestyle at the 2015 World Championships in Kazan
Made her debut for Australia at the 2011 Shanghai World Championships
Australian Representative Honours and Results
Olympic Games

London, England, 2012: 20th 800m freestyle
Rio, Brazil, 2016: Silver: 4x200m freestyle relay (heat swimmer), 5th 800m freestyle, 7th 400m freestyle
World Championships  
Shanghai, China, 2011: 15th 1500m free
Barcelona, Spain, 2013: 10th 800m freestyle
Kazan, Russia, 2015 : Bronze: 400m freestyle, 4th 800m freestyle, 5th 1500m freestyle, 6th 4x200m freestyle relay
FINA World Championships Total B: 1

Commonwealth Games              
Glasgow, Scotland, 2014: 6th 800m freestyle
Gold Coast, Australia 2018: Silver 800m freestyle, 5th 400m freestyle 

Pan Pacs
Gold Coast, Australia, 2014: 10th 400m freestyle, 800m freestyle, 27th 200m freestyle
 

Tips from the top

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

Bronte Campbell

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