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Tom Bridge

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About

A former Paralympic swimmer, passionate about sport. Follow me on Twitter: @aussiepollies

Member Since:
 
February 2012
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Brisbane
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Five sports to watch at the Rio Paralympics

Five sports to watch at the Rio Paralympics

6 Sep 2016

On Thursday morning the second biggest, but most amazing sporting event will finally get underway.

Why didn’t the Dolphins kick?

Why didn't the Dolphins kick?

16 Aug 2016

Ever since glamour couple and reigning world champions Mitch Larkin and Emily Seebohm missed out on medals in their pet events, the Australian media and public has been debating just why our Australian swimming team, the Dolphins, have not lived up to expectations at the Rio Olympics.

Olympics: Swimming Day 8 results – men’s 1500m freestyle, women’s 50m live blog

Olympics: Swimming Day 8 results - men's 1500m freestyle, women's 50m live blog

14 Aug 2016

Results: Women’s 50m freestyle Gold – Pernille Blume – Denmark – 24.07s Silver – Simone Manuel – USA – 24.09s Bronze – Aliaksandra Herasimenia – Belarus – 24.11s

Olympics: Swimming Day 7 results – Women’s 200m backstroke live blog

Olympics: Swimming Day 7 results - Women's 200m backstroke live blog

13 Aug 2016

The second-last day of swimming at the Rio 2016 Olympics sees gold medal contender Belinda Hocking in the women’s 200m backstroke final and the Campbell sisters in the 50m freestyle semi-final. Join The Roar for all the action from 11am (AEST).

Olympics: Swimming Day 4 results – Women’s 200 freestyle final, live blog

Olympics: Swimming Day 4 results - Women's 200 freestyle final, live blog

10 Aug 2016

It promises to be another enthralling night at the Olympic Aquatics Stadium, where Australia’s new swimming speedster, Cameron McEvoy, takes to the pool in the 100m freestyle, with another strong medal chance, Emma McKeon, in the 200m freestyle. Join The Roar for all the swimming action from 11am (AEST).

Worried about a London Olympic gold medal drought?

13 Feb 2012

There has been much said over the last year about Australia’s poor medal prospects at the 2012 London Olympic Games, especially when it comes to gold.