Sebastian Crawford

Swimming

Biography

Impairment information

Type of Impairment
Cerebral Palsy

Further personal information

Residence
Westville, RSA
Languages
English
Higher education
Varsity College: Durban, RSA

Sport specific information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He was asked to do a team triathlon event where he would do the swimming part. Since then he became hooked on the sport. "The bug just bit and you could say I haven't looked back since then."
Why this sport?
He already had a swimming background and felt that he got to a stage in his career where he wanted to achieve more. "I wasn't challenging myself and I wasn't really going anywhere so I decided to do a triathlon."
Club / Team
Durban, RSA

General interest

Nicknames
Sea-Bass. (Eadp.co.za, 01 Apr 2015)
Hero / Idol
South African para-athlete Tyrone Pillay. (Eadp.co.za, 01 Apr 2015)
Other sports
He also competes in triathlons. (gameplanmedia.co.za, 04 Mar 2015)
Ambitions
To compete at the 2016 and 2020 Paralympic Games. (gameplanmedia.co.za, 04 Mar 2015)