|Zac Stubblety-Cook Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 11¼ in|
|Date of Birth||January 4, 1999|
Zac Stubblety-Cook is an Australian professional swimmer who holds the world record in the long-course 200-meter breaststroke.
Brisbane, Queensland, Australia
He attended Griffith University, Brisbane where he graduated with a degree in Biomedical science.
Initially, Zac trained at Wellers Hill Water Ratz, Tarragindi, Queensland.
Zac has trained under the watchful eye of Vince Raleigh at the Chandler Aquatic Centre, Brisbane, Queensland.
Siblings – Sophie Elizabeth (Younger Sister)
Zac is represented by Sports & Entertainment Ltd.
5 ft 11¼ in or 181 cm
72 kg or 159 lbs
Race / Ethnicity
- Every time he steps on the blocks, he sticks his tongue out.
Zac Stubblety-Cook Favorite Things
- Quote – Trust the process
Source – Speedo
Zac Stubblety-Cook Facts
- Until the age of 4, Zac was very scared of going near the water. Hence, he started to learn to swim in order to save himself if he ever fell into the water and by the age of 9, he had developed a passion for the sport and knew that it was something he wanted to take up professionally.
- Zac was diagnosed with a shoulder tumor in 2015, which required surgery.
- In his free time, Zac enjoys “cooking, particularly meat dishes”.
- The earliest post that Zac uploaded to his Instagram account was on March 6, 2015.
- He specializes in breaststroke.
- In 2021, he competed in the 100m and 200m breaststroke events at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo. During the event, he won a gold medal and set an Olympic record in the latter event.
- Zac was awarded the “Medal of the Order of Australia” at the 2022 Australia Day Honours.
- He considers Japanese fellow retired breaststroke swimmer Kosuke Kitajima to be his idol.
Featured Image By Zac Stubblety-Cook / Instagram