Andrew Pasterfield

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Andrew Pasterfield
120411 - Andrew Pasterfield - 3b - 2012 Team processing.jpg
2012 Australian Paralympic Team portrait of Pasterfield
Personal information
Full name Andrew Pasterfield
Nickname(s) Pasty
Nationality  Australia
Born (1989-11-23) 23 November 1989 (age 25)
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
Sport
Sport Swimming
Strokes Freestyle, backstroke
Classifications S10, SB9, SM10
Club Castle Hill RSL
Cranbrook Eastern Edge
Coach Greg Morrison

Andrew Bruce Pasterfield, OAM is a Paralympic 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]

References[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.

Bibliography[edit]

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

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