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14 Dec 1989
31
Male
AUCKLAND
 
New Zealand
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA

Events and Medals

Discipline Event Rank Medal
SWM Swimming Men's 100m Breaststroke  

Schedule

Change
Start Time Location Event Status
Tokyo Aquatics Centre
Finished

Biographical Information

Highlights

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Olympic Games
YearLocation100Breast
2016Rio de Janeiro, BRAH (1:06.40)
2012London, GBRH (1:03.65)

World Championships
YearLocation50Breast100Breast4x100Free X4x100Medley X
2019Gwangju, KORH (29.73)H (1:08.32)H (4:08.19)H (4:39.91)
2015Kazan, RUS-H (1:04.28)--
2011Shanghai, CHNH (28.23)H (1:04.02)--

World Championships Short Course
YearLocation50Breast50Fly4x50Free X4x50Medley X
2018Hangzhou, CHNH (28.73)H (24.50)H (1:48.42)H (1:59.74)


Legend
Free - Freestyle, Back - Backstroke, Breast - Breaststroke, Fly - Butterfly, IndMed - Individual Medley, SF - Semifinal, H - Heats, DNS - Did Not Start, M - Men, W - Women, X - Mixed, DSQ - Disqualified, [Relay athlete without time] - Did not swim in final
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The Tongan Tiger (aminifonua.typepad.com, 01 Jan 2016)
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Athlete
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Media Studies - Texas A&M University, College Station, TX, USA
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English
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2010 (Athlete, 03 Aug 2016)
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In February 2016 he suffered from a bacterial growth in his small intestine. The issue continued for a couple of months before an acupuncturist cured him of his problem. (Athlete, 03 Aug 2016)
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He took up swimming at age seven at Roskill Swim Club in Auckland, New Zealand. He began competing in races at age nine in Auckland, New Zealand. (matangitonga.to, 02 Aug 2016; Athlete, 03 Aug 2016; stuff.co.nz, 28 May 2012)
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After his father bought a boat his mother decided that he needed to learn to swim. "My mother wanted us to learn just in case anything happened when we went out to sea in a boat." (Athlete, 03 Aug 2016)
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US tennis player Serena Williams. (Athlete, 03 Aug 2016)
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"Compete, enjoy and do your best." (Athlete, 03 Aug 2016)
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He was Tonga's flag bearer at the opening ceremony of the 2012 Olympic Games in London. (matangitonga.to, 02 Aug 2016)
Legend
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Gold Medal Event
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Silver Medal Event
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Bronze Medal Event
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