Malcolm Allen (swimmer)

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Malcolm Allen
Personal information
Full name Malcolm Allen
Nationality  Australia
Born (1973-05-29) May 29, 1973 (age 41)
Wauchope, New South Wales, Australia
Height 1.85 m (6 ft 1 in)
Weight 74 kg (163 lb)
Sport
Sport Swimming
Stroke(s) Freestyle

Malcolm James Allen (born 29 May 1973 in Wauchope, New South Wales) is a former freestyle swimmer who competed for Australia at the 1996 Summer Olympics. He placed 13th in the 400m Freestyle, and ended up fourth with the Men's 4x200m Freestyle Relay Team.[1][2] A year earlier, at the 1995 FINA Short Course World Championships in Rio de Janeiro, he won the bronze medal in the 400m Freestyle.

On 23 June 2000, Allen was awarded the Australian Sports Medal for his swimming achievements.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ The Compendium: Official Australian Olympic Statistics 1896–2002. Australian Olympic Committee. p. 167. ISBN 0-7022-3425-7. 
  2. ^ "Sports Reference profile". Sports Reference. 2014. Retrieved March 20, 2014. 
  3. ^ "Malcolm Allen". Department of the Prime Minister and Cabinet. Retrieved 31 December 2012.