James Magnussen

  • Birth Place

    Port Macquarie

  • Birth State


  • Year of Birth


  • Height


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Are you a citizen of a country other than Australia? If yes, please provide details?


Education Details:

St Josephs High School Port Macquarie

Club details:

Ravenswood Swim Club

Why did you begin your sport?

I have always enjoyed being in the water

Do you have any pre-competition routines or rituals?

Always do the same warm up, eat the same things, drink the same things

What is your most memorable sporting achievement?

World champ x2

Who is your hero / idol, and why? Have you ever met them?

The people who make my dream a reality. I work with them every day

Who has been the most influential person or people in your career and why?

My support team - coach, s&c, manager, physio, sport science, biomechanist

Do you have any hobbies away from your sport?

NRL, beach, pet sausage dog, tv shows

What is your sporting ambition?

To fulfil my potential