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Blog Paul Jarvie

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Paul Jarvie

  • by Phil Shanahan
  • September 2, 2014

Tennis Coaches Australia

Olympian

Bachelor of Education

Bachelor of Physical Education

Paul has reached the highest level in sport. An Olympian and Commonwealth Games Swimmer, Paul knows what it takes to get to the top. His passion for tennis is amazing and the knowledge he brings to our sport is exciting!

  • In 1972, Paul represented Australia at the Olympic Games in Munich in Breaststroke.
  • In 1976, Paul represented Australia at the Olympic Games in Montreal in Breaststroke.
  • A triple Commonwealth Games Medalist
  • Paul won two silver and one bronze at the 1970 Edinburgh Games.
  • At the Australian Championships, Paul won six Australian titles.
  • In 1972, Paul accepted a US Swimming Scholarship to the University of Wisconsin.
  • Representing the University of Wisconsin, Paul was the Big 10 Conference winner.
  • Paul has always had a passion for tennis and when his son Grant started playing in 1990, Paul converted to tennis. Following his son to tournaments and National events all over Australia, Paul has taken teams away including the Stan Jones and Florence Conway Cups.
  • Paul is such an enthusiastic coach and our players love him. He challenges our players to be the very best they can be.