Leiston Pickett

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Leiston Pickett
Personal information
Full name Leiston Jane Pickett
Nickname(s) Lei
Nationality Australia
Born (1992-02-06) 6 February 1992 (age 22)
Gold Coast, Queensland
Height 1.80 m (5 ft 11 in)
Weight 66 kg (146 lb; 10.4 st)
Sport
Sport Swimming
Stroke(s) Breaststroke
Club Southport Olympic

Leiston Jane Pickett (born 6 February 1992 on the Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia) is an Australian Commonwealth Games gold medalist swimmer. A participant in the 2010 Commonwealth Games, Pickett won the 50 m breaststroke ahead of fellow Australian and personal hero Leisel Jones.[1] Leiston attended St.Michaels College Merrimac and graduated in 2009.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Rookie Leiston Pickett outsprints her childhood hero". The Australian. Retrieved 2012-07-27. 
  2. ^ "AB Paterson College". Abpat.qld.edu.au. 2012-06-26. Retrieved 2012-07-27. 

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