Victorian Institute of Sport

Jaryd Clifford

"Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced "

Personal details

Nickname:
JC
Hometown/Residence:
Melbourne, Greensborough
Hobbies/Interests:
Human rights, Writings
Most admired athlete:
Kurt Fearnley
Personal Ambition:
To ensure I use my good fortune to aid those with less
Occupation:
Student, Speaker
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Sporting Details

Sport:
Athletics
Discipline:
1500m/5000m T12/13
Club:
Diamond Valley Athletics Club
Training Venues:
Willinda Park, Westerfolds Park, VIS, Albert Park, Ferny Creek

Sporting Achievements

2014 Highlights:

- 4th Australian All Schools Championships 3000m

2015 Highlights:

- 7th IPC World Championships T12/13 3000m

- 1st IPC Grand Prix 800m (Brisbane)

- U18 10km Victorian Road Champion (aged 15)

Career Highlights:

- Making my international debut at 16 years old and only my 3rd 5000m at a World Championships

- 2017 1500m bronze at IAAF World Para Championships 

- 2016 Rio Paralympian 1500m/5000m (7th)

- 2016 Australian Junior Championship 1500m bronze

Personal Bests:

- 1500m: 3:49.05

- 5000m: 14:22.45

- 10km Road: 30:40

 

 

 

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