Jesse Phillips (AUS)

Jesse Phillips (AUS)

Canoe Sprint
Date of birth
26 July 1986
189 cm
83 kg
Partner Alana Nicholls
Perth, WA, AUS
Actor, Athlete, Coach, Motivational Speaker, Student
Higher education
Anthropology, Psychology - University of Western Australia/Murdoch University: Perth, WA, AUS


General Interest

JD (, 16 Aug 2010)
Most influential person in career
His family and friends, coaches Ramon Andersson and Mike Pond. (, 09 May 2012)
Awards and honours
He and racing partner Stephen Bird were named 2011 Team of the Year at the Western Australia Sports Awards. (, 09 May 2012)
Famous relatives
His partner Alana Nicholls competes in canoe sprint events internationally for Australia. (, 13 Feb 2016)

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport?
He began paddling in 1999 at Bayswater Paddle Sports Club in Perth, WA, Australia.
Why this sport?
He tried the sport as part of a talent search programme organised by the West Australian Institute of Sport [WAIS].
Club / Team
Bayswater Paddle Sports Club: Perth, WA, AUS
Name of coach
Ramon Andersson [personal], AUS; Mike Pond [national], AUS; Jimmy Owens [national], AUS


Olympic GamesK2 200mEngland, London11 August 20122012Men35.3156Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 200mItaly, Milan22 August 20152015Men33.06313Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 200mRussia, Moscow10 August 20142014Men31.73513Best result
World ChampionshipsK1 4 x 200m RelayRussia, Moscow10 August 20142014Men2:32.24513Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 200mGermany, Duisburg1 September 20132013Men32.09710Best result
World ChampionshipsK1 4 x 200m RelayGermany, Duisburg1 September 20132013Men2:29.09012Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 200mHungary, Szeged21 August 20112011Men33.56014Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 500mHungary, Szeged20 August 20112011Men2:01.30120Best result
World ChampionshipsK2 200mPoland, Poznan22 August 20102010Men32.86513Best result
Oceania ChampionshipsK1 200mAustralia, Adelaide13 February 20162016Men37.784Latest resultBest result
Oceania ChampionshipsK2 200mAustralia, Adelaide14 February 20162016Men33.141Latest resultBest result
Olympic Qualification Tournament OceaniaK2 200mAustralia, Penrith16 March 20082008Men35.151Best result
Olympic Qualification Tournament OceaniaK2 500mAustralia, Penrith16 March 20082008Men1:34.984Best result
Olympic Qualification Tournament OceaniaK2 1000mAustralia, Penrith16 March 20082008Men3:25.139Best result
Olympic Qualification Tournament OceaniaK4 200mAustralia, Penrith16 March 20082008Men32.781Best result
Oceania ChampionshipsK2 200mAustralia, Penrith4 March 20122012Men32.821Best result
Oceania ChampionshipsK2 1000mAustralia, Penrith4 March 20122012Men3:39.048Best result
Oceania ChampionshipsK1 500mAustralia, Penrith13 February 20102010Men1:42.615Best result
Oceania ChampionshipsK2 200mAustralia, Penrith12 February 20102010Men55.309Best result
Oceania ChampionshipsK2 500mAustralia, Penrith13 February 20102010Men1:32.932Best result
Oceania ChampionshipsK4 1000mAustralia, Penrith13 February 20102010Men3:05.743Best result