Greg Brough

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Greg Brough
Personal information
Full name Gregory John Brough
Nickname(s) "Bruffy"
Nationality  Australia
Born (1951-03-26)26 March 1951
Surfers Paradise, Queensland
Died 9 March 2014(2014-03-09) (aged 62)
Beechmont, Queensland
Height 1.87 m (6 ft 2 in)
Weight 79 kg (174 lb)
Sport Swimming
Stroke(s) Freestyle

Gregory John Brough (26 March 1951 – 9 March 2014) was an Australian long distance freestyle swimmer of the 1960s and 1970s, who won a bronze medal in the 1500 m freestyle at the 1968 Mexico City Olympics. In Mexico City, Brough finished behind the American world record holder Mike Burton and his teammate John Kinsella. He also finished fourth in the 400 m, also won by Burton. At the 1970 Commonwealth Games in Edinburgh, Brough won a bronze in the 400 m behind fellow Australian Graham White.


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