Patrick Murphy (swimmer)

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Patrick Murphy
Personal information
Full name Patrick Murphy
National team  Australia
Born (1984-02-22) 22 February 1984 (age 31)
Albury, New South Wales
Height 1.90 m (6 ft 3 in)
Weight 88 kg (194 lb)
Sport
Sport Swimming
Strokes Freestyle, backstroke
Club MLC Aquatic, Melbourne Vicentre

Patrick Murphy (born 22 February 1984) is an Australian sprint freestyle and backstroke swimmer. He is an Australian relay team veteran since 2005. He has captured four FINA world championship medals and two Olympic bronze medals. He was an Australian Institute of Sport scholarship holder.[1]

In April 2014, Murphy was named an Athlete Role Model for the 2014 Summer Youth Olympics in Nanjing, China.[2]

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