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2020 AUSTRALIAN SWIMMING RECRUIT – THOMAS GIBSON

The Person

About Me:

  • Committed
  • Hard working
  • Determined
  • Trustworthy
  • Independant

 

Leadership & Community:

  • Tutoring in CLE at Marist College Ashgrove
  • Volunteers for Junior Saint Vincent de Paul
  • Participated in 2017 Peer Support Program at Holy Trinity School.  This program is where Grade 10 student work with and help Grade 7 students.
  • Participant in Clean up Australia day

 

Personal Quote:

“Failure is a necessary experience for growth in our own lives, for if we’re never tested to our limits, how will we know how strong we really are? How will we ever grow?” – Arnold Schwarzenegger

The Student 

Attends:

Marist College Ashgrove

 

Preferred Course of Study:

Undecided

The Athlete

Height:

6ft 8″

 

Technical Strengths:

  • Wingspan – 6ft 10′
  • 192 lbs
Athletic Highlights

Personal best times (please note these times are in SCM & LCM):

 

 

EventResultDateName of Meet
50m Freestyle, LC​24.93​1/03/2019​MCA age championship (off record)
​100m Freestyle, LC​54.9811/03/19​AIC Swimming Championships
50m Butterfly, LC26.647/28/19Australian School National championship
100m Butterfly, LC1:01.7910/26/19Rackley Centenary Prep meet
50m Backstroke, LC29.581/03/2019MCA age Championship (off record)
100m Backstroke, LC1:03.9916/12/182018, Mcdonalds QLD Championship (states)
50m Freestyle, SC24.6616/8/192019, Mcdonalds QLD Shortcourse Championship
100m Freestyle, SC53.8614/7/192019, Speedo shortcourse prep meet
50m butterfly, SC26.5214/7/192019, Speedo shortcourse prep meet

Notable Teams Represented:

  • High school yr 11 and 12 AIC Swimming team for Marist College Ashgrove
  • New England Northwest 2017
  • Club All State Team
  • School, Met North All State Team
  • Queensland School Sport National Team
  • 2017 Diocese of Armidale
  • Swimming representative at NSW CCC

 

Awards Received:

  • 2019 Open Age Champion
References

If you feel that this student could be a good fit, please contact our Talent Coordinator:

Maria Hopes
Phone: +61 414 477 476 | Email: maria@studyandplayusa.com.au | Skype: maria.hopes