Oliver Cox

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Impaired range of motion
Classification
S9, SB8, SM9

Further personal information

Languages
English

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began swimming seriously in 2009, representing the Warringah Aquatic Centre in Manly, NSW, Australia.
Why this sport?
He needed to build muscle tone in his body after he became increasingly affected by asthma attacks. Doctors suggested he take up swimming, and he discovered that he had a talent for the sport.
Club / Team
Sydney University Swimming Club: Australia

General interest

Most influential person in career
Former coach Ben Davies. (manly-daily.whereilive.com.au, 05 Jan 2011)
Hero / Idol
Australian Para swimmer Ben Austin. (manly-daily.whereilive.com.au, 05 Jan 2011)