Ian Dewhurst

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Education Details:

Bachelor of Applied Science and Master of Physiotherapy, UWS, University of Sydney

Club details:

Sydney University Athletics Club

Why did you begin your sport?

Primarily for social reasons; starting at Kurrajong bilpin little athletics club in the U10s

What is your most memorable sporting achievement?

1st Australian Title - 2014 - 400m Hurdles qualified for 2014 Commonwealth Games

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

Edwind Moses - former World Record holder (USA) who was undefeated for 9 years, 9 months and 9 days. An incredible drive, hunger and determination to stay at the top.

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

Marilyn Pearson - she has been coaching me since I was 9 years old.

Do you have any hobbies away from your sport?

ReRun Physiotherapy

What is your sporting ambition?

Final at the 2018 Commonwealth Games, 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games