Phil Rogers

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Phil Rogers
Personal information
Full name Philip John Rogers
Nickname(s) "Phil"
Nationality  Australia
Born (1971-04-24) 24 April 1971 (age 43)
Adelaide, South Australia
Height 1.83 m (6 ft 0 in)
Weight 81 kg (179 lb)
Sport
Sport Swimming
Stroke(s) Breaststroke

Philip John Rogers (born 24 April 1971) is a former breaststroke swimmer who competed in three consequentive Summer Olympics for Australia, starting in 1992. He was an Australian Institute of Sport scholarship holder.[1]

At his Olympic debut he won the bronze medal in the 100m Breaststroke, followed by a bronze in 1996 in the 4x100m Medley Relay. During his last Olympic appearance, at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, he was the oldest member of the Australian Swimming Team, at age 29.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ AIS at the Olympics
  2. ^ "Sports Reference profile". Sports Reference. 2014. Retrieved 11 March 2014.