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SHARP Daniel
Sport Para swimming
NPC New Zealand   
GenderMen
Age33
Place of BirthAuckland, NZL
Height1.76 m
Weight 73 kg
Human Interest
Impairment Information
Type of Impairment
Vision impairment
Classification
S13, SB13, SM13
Further Personal Information
Residence
Hamilton, VIC, AUS
Languages
English
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
He took up para-swimming in 1994 at age seven in Auckland, New Zealand.
Senior International Debut
Year
2003
Competing for
New Zealand
Location
Quebec, QC
General Interest
Impairment
He has Stargardt's disease. (Athlete, 29 Dec 2010)
Other information
RETIREMENT
In April 2014 he announced his retirement from competitive swimming. (voxy.co.nz, 08 Apr 2014)

Competition Highlights (historical)
Paralympic Games
Rank Year Event Result
5 2004 50m Freestyle S13 26.34
4 2004 100m Freestyle S13 58.76
6 2004 400m Freestyle S13 4:47.00
3 2004 100m Breaststroke SB13 1:12.93
8 2008 50m Freestyle S13 25.30 
14 2008 100m Freestyle S13 58.85
2 2008 100m Breaststroke SB13 1:08.73
Heats 2012 50m Freestyle S13 25.16
Heats 2012 100m Freestyle S13 55.88
2 2012 100m Breaststroke SB13 1:06.72
World Championships
Rank Year Event Result
8 2006 50m Freestyle S13 26.36
9 2006 100m Freestyle S13 59.58
12 2006 100m Breaststroke SB13  DSQ
4 2013 100m Breaststroke SB13 1:10.01
Heats 2013 50m Freestyle S13 25.52
Commonwealth Games (Overall)
Rank Year Event Result
5 2006 50m Multi Disability Freestyle 25.81
7 2006 100m Multi Disability Freestyle 58.42
World Championships Short Course
Rank Year Event Result
1 2009 100m Breaststroke SB13 1:06.34
2 2009 50m Freestyle S13 24.46