Participants

Cameron MCEVOY

Cameron MCEVOY
    Swimming
Birth Date:  13 May 1994
Place of Birth:  BENOWA
Country of birth:  AUS
Age:  23
Gender:   Men
Height (cm):  183
Weight (Kg):  75

Cameron MCEVOY - Schedule


Schedule
Time Event Status
Fri, 6 Apr 11:59
Men's 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay Heat 2
Finished
Fri, 6 Apr 22:07
Gold Medal Event Men's 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay Final
Finished
Sat, 7 Apr 11:52
Men's 100m Freestyle Heat 7
Finished
Sat, 7 Apr 20:59
Men's 100m Freestyle Semifinal 1
Finished
Sun, 8 Apr 19:43
Gold Medal Event Men's 100m Freestyle Final
Finished
Sun, 8 Apr 22:01
Gold Medal Event Men's 4 x 200m Freestyle Relay Final
Finished
Mon, 9 Apr 11:15
Men's 50m Freestyle Heat 7
Finished
Mon, 9 Apr 20:42
Men's 50m Freestyle Semifinal 2
Finished
Tue, 10 Apr 19:45
Gold Medal Event Men's 50m Freestyle Final
Finished

Biographical Information


Highlights
Commonwealth Games
YearLocationEventRankResult
2014 Glasgow, SCO Men's 50m Freestyle 2 22.00
2014 Glasgow, SCO Men's 100m Freestyle 2 48.34
2014 Glasgow, SCO Men's 200m Freestyle 2 1:45.56
2014 Glasgow, SCO Men's 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay 1 3:13.44
2014 Glasgow, SCO Men's 4 x 200m Freestyle Relay 1 7:07.38
2014 Glasgow, SCO Men's 4 x 100m Medley Relay 2 3:32.21

Olympic Games
YearLocationEventRankResult
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Men's 50m Freestyle 11 21.89
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Men's 100m Freestyle 7 48.12
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Men's 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay 3 3:11.37
2016 Rio de Janeiro, BRA Men's 4 x 100m Medley Relay 3 3:29.93
2012 London, GBR Men's 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay 4 3:11.63

World Championships
YearLocationEventRankResult
2017 Budapest, HUN Men's 50m Freestyle 9 21.81
2017 Budapest, HUN Men's 100m Freestyle 4 47.92
2017 Budapest, HUN Men's 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay DSQ -
2017 Budapest, HUN Men's 4 x 100m Medley Relay 9 3:33.91
2015 Kazan, RUS Men's 100m Freestyle 2 47.95
2015 Kazan, RUS Men's 200m Freestyle 8 1:47.26
2015 Kazan, RUS Men's 4 x 200m Freestyle Relay 3 7:05.34
2015 Kazan, RUS Men's 4 x 100m Medley Relay 2 3:30.08
2013 Barcelona, ESP Men's 100m Freestyle 4 47.88
2013 Barcelona, ESP Men's 200m Freestyle 7 1:46.63
2013 Barcelona, ESP Men's 200m Freestyle 8 1:47.31
2013 Barcelona, ESP Men's 4 x 100m Freestyle Relay 4 3:11.58
2013 Barcelona, ESP Men's 4 x 100m Medley Relay 2 3:31.64

Nickname: Cam, The Professor (olympics.com.au, May 2016; goldcoastbulletin.com.au, 20 May 2016)
Hobbies: Surfing, body surfing, physics (swimming.org.au, 28 Aug 2017)
Occupation: Student (smh.com.au, 22 Jul 2017)
Education: Applied mathematics and physics at Griffith University, Gold Coast, QLD, Australia
Languages spoken: English
Coach: CLUB: Richard SCARCE (AUS) (olympics.com.au, May 2016)
Sporting relatives: His older brother and younger sister have both represented Australia in swimming. His grandfather Barney McEVOY played NRL for Manly and NSW in the 1950s and 1960s. (olympics.com.au, May 2016; 2gb.com, 28 Jul 2014)
Reason: "It's the sport that gave me the greatest pleasure." (olympics.com.au, May 2016)
Ambition: Become a theoretical physicist after he retires from swimming. (swimming.org.au, 28 Aug 2017)
Memorable: "Winning the 100m freestyle at the Pan Pacs (2014 Pan Pacific Championships) on home turf on the Gold Coast. I was in lane seven against Olympic champion Nathan ADRIAN (USA) in lane 5, reigning world champion James MAGNUSSEN (AUS) in lane six, and Michael PHELPS (USA) in lane four in his comeback race. At 19 years old, I didn't care how the race went, I was just enjoying the fact of racing against some of the greats of swimming." (Athlete, 27 Feb 2018)
Hero: Nobel prize recipient, physicist Richard FEYNMAN (dailytelegraph.com.au, 24 Jul 2016)
Influence: Mother, Janine (olympics.com.au, May 2016)
Additional information

PASSION FOR PHYSICS
McEVOY's swimming cap sometimes features symbols of his astrophysics study, such as black holes and Feynman diagrams. "I had that on my cap because I thought it was nice to represent my interaction with the water. What's better than to put the most basic interaction of matter on your cap?" (smh.com.au, 10 Apr 2016)


TATTOO
Olympic rings tattoo on his left hip. (olympics.com.au, 30 Aug 2017)


AWARD
Received Griffith University Blue Award for swimming in 2014 and 2015. (gugcstudentguild.com.au, 2015)


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Legend

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

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