Simon Thirsk

2000-08-29 18:13

Date of birth: 15 May 1977

Home town: Cape Town

Club: Camps Bay Swim Club

Coach: Dr Sam Freas

Career highlights: Winning gold at the World Student Games in Spain in the 100 backstroke. Winning the 100 and 200 backstroke three years in succession at SA nationals

Favourite event: 100m backstroke

Occupation: Student (University of Hawaii)