Participants

Jesse PARAHI

Jesse PARAHI
    Rugby Sevens
Birth Date:  29 Jul 1989
Age:  28
Gender:   Men
Height (cm):  190
Weight (Kg):  104

Events and Medals


Sport Event Rank
RUG Rugby Sevens Men 5

Jesse PARAHI - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Sat, 14 Apr 9:31
Men Pool Round - Pool B
Australia
24
Samoa
7
Finished
Sat, 14 Apr 13:11
Men Pool Round - Pool B
Australia
32
Jamaica
5
Finished
Sat, 14 Apr 20:05
Men Pool Round - Pool B
England
26
Australia
17
Finished
Sun, 15 Apr 10:15
Men Placing 5-8
Australia
33
Kenya
5
Finished
Sun, 15 Apr 13:33
Men Placing 5-6
Australia
26
Scotland
0
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
Commonwealth Games
Year Location Rank
2014 Glasgow, SCO 3

Olympic Games
Year Location Rank
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA 8

World Series
Year Location Rank
2016/17 Various 6
2015/16 Various 4
2014/15 Various 5
2013/14 Various 5
2012/13 Various 8
2011/12 Various 6
2010/11 Various 6
2009/10 Various 3

World Cup
Year Location Rank
2013 Moscow, RUS 5

Nickname: The Bull (Athlete, 6 Oct 2017)
Hobbies

"I surf, and my wife and I run a program, SenseRugby, for kids with special needs." (Athlete, 6 Oct 2017)


Occupation: Athlete (Athlete, 6 Oct 2017)
Languages spoken: English
Coach

NATIONAL: Andy FRIEND (AUS) (worldrugby.org, 4 Feb 2018)


Position style: Forward
Other sports

Played rugby league with the Wests Tigers in Australia's National Rugby League (NRL) for eight months in 2015/16. (smh.com.au, 3 Aug 2015)


Injuries

Sidelined for more than two years due to an ankle injury, two facial injuries, and knee, hamstring and back injuries. (Sydney Morning Herald, 24 Jan 2018)


National team: 2010 at the Edinburgh Sevens
Reason: "I played league and rugby growing up. I played for the Brumbies, then moved to sevens." (Athlete, 6 Oct 2017)
Ambition: "Commonwealth Games (2018) and then Tokyo 2020 (Olympic Games)." (Athlete, 6 Oct 2017)
Memorable: "Winning the Tokyo 2012 World Series event." (Athlete, 6 Oct 2017)
Influence: "My parents. The commitment and sacrifices they made in my junior years has brought me to where I am today." (Athlete, 6 Oct 2017)
Ritual: "I like to do yoga the night before. Stretching and meditation before games." (Athlete, 6 Oct 2017)
Social Media

Legend

Gold: Gold
Silver: Silver
Bronze: Bronze
Gold Medal Event: Gold Medal Event
Bronze Medal Event: Bronze Medal Event

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