Andrew Pasterfield

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Andrew Pasterfield
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2012 Australian Paralympic Team portrait of Pasterfield
Personal information
Full name Andrew Pasterfield
Nationality Australian
Born 23 November 1989

Andrew Pasterfield, OAM is a disabled swimmer from Australia.

Swimming[edit]

Andrew Bruce Pasterfield competed in the 2010 IPC Swimming World Championships, held in Eindhoven, Netherlands where he won a gold medal in the men's 4x100m freestyle relay event.[1][2]

At the 2012 Summer Paralympics Pasterfield won a gold in the Men's 4 x 100 m Freestyle Relay 34 points, and three bronzes in the Men's 50 m Freestyle S10, 100 m Freestyle S10 and Men's 4 x 100 m Medley Relay 34 points.[3][4] He also participated in the Men's 100 m Backstroke S10 and Men's 100 m Butterfly S10 events.[4]

He was awarded an Order of Australia Medal in the 2014 Australia Day Honours "for service to sport as a Gold Medallist at the London 2012 Paralympic Games."[2]

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Wake 2010, p. 4
  2. ^ a b "Australia Day honours list 2014: in full". Daily Telegraph. 26 January 2014. Retrieved 26 January 2014. 
  3. ^ "Andrew Pasterfield - Athlete Results". London 2012 Paralympic Games. Retrieved 9 September 2012. 
  4. ^ a b Andrew Pasterfield's profile on paralympic.org. Retrieved 6 October 2012.

References[edit]

  • Wake, Rebekka (September 2010). "Golden Glow Over Australian Swimming". Australian Paralympian (Australia: Australian Paralympic Committee) 2. 

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