Clyde Lewis

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Clyde Lewis
Personal information
Nickname(s)McQueen
National team Australia
Born (1997-09-25) 25 September 1997 (age 24)
Herston, Queensland[1]
Height1.95 m (6 ft 5 in)
Weight86 kg (190 lb)
Sport
SportSwimming
StrokesFreestyle
Medley
ClubCali Condors
Griffith University
CoachMichael Bohl
Medal record
Men's swimming
Representing  Australia
World Championships (LC)
Gold medal – first place 2019 Gwangju 4×200 m freestyle
Silver medal – second place 2019 Gwangju 4×100 m mixed freestyle
Bronze medal – third place 2019 Gwangju 4×100 m freestyle
Pan Pacific Championships
Silver medal – second place 2018 Tokyo 4×200 m freestyle
Commonwealth Games
Gold medal – first place 2018 Gold Coast 400 m medley
Bronze medal – third place 2018 Gold Coast 200 m medley
World Junior Championships
Gold medal – first place 2015 Singapore 200 m medley
Silver medal – second place 2015 Singapore 4×200 m freestyle
Commonwealth Youth Games
Gold medal – first place 2015 Samoa 200 m freestyle
Gold medal – first place 2015 Samoa 400 m medley
Gold medal – first place 2015 Samoa 200 m medley
Gold medal – first place 2015 Samoa 4×100 m freestyle
Gold medal – first place 2015 Samoa 4×200 m freestyle
Silver medal – second place 2015 Samoa 100 m backstroke
Silver medal – second place 2015 Samoa 4×100 m medley
Bronze medal – third place 2015 Samoa 50 m backstroke

Clyde Lewis (born 25 September 1997) is an Australian competitive swimmer. He currently represents the Cali Condors which is part of the International Swimming League. Lewis won the gold medal in the 400 metre individual medley at the 2018 Commonwealth Games despite only gaining a place in the competition because another swimmer Mitch Larkin dropped out.[2] He also bronze medaled in the 200 m individual medley. He also won the gold medal in the 200 metre individual medley at the 2015 FINA World Junior Swimming Championships.[3] He also won a silver medal in the 4 × 200 m freestyle, swimming the second leg. Lewis competed at the 2015 Commonwealth Youth Games where he brought back a total of 8 medals, 5 of them being gold. There, he also set a personal best time in the 50 metre backstroke and the 400 m individual medley.[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Clyde Lewis". commonwealthgames.com.au. 2018 Commonwealth Games. Retrieved 7 April 2018.
  2. ^ Maasdorp, James (7 April 2018). "Clyde Lewis was only a replacement for the 400m medley — now he's a Commonwealth champion". ABC Online. Retrieved 27 July 2018.
  3. ^ https://www.swimmingworldmagazine.com/news/clyde-lewis-smashes-200-im-field-for-gold-at-the-2015-fina-world-junior-championships/
  4. ^ https://swimswam.com/bio/clyde-lewis/

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