Jessicah Lee Schipper OAM is an Australian former competition swimmer. Specialising in the 100 and 200 metres butterfly, she won several gold medals at the Olympic Games and the World Championships between 2004 and 2009.
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About Jessicah Schipper
Swimmer who won back to back gold medals in the 4x100 meter medley at the 2004 and 2008 Olympics, as well as bronze in the 100 and 200 meter butterfly events in 2008.
She attended Pine Rivers State High School, where she made a name for herself as a dominant swimmer.
She has won numerous World Championships, and has held the short and long course 200 meter butterfly world record.
She was born in Brisbane, Queensland, Australia.
Her 2008 gold medal winning team narrowly defeated an American team led by Natalie Coughlin.
Information related to Jessicah Schipper
- World record progression 100 metres butterfly - The first world record in the 100 metres butterfly in long course swimming was recognised by the International Swimming Federation in 1957, for both men and women. In the short-course swimming events, the world's governing body recognizes world records since March 3, 1991.
- World record progression 200 metres butterfly - This is a history of the progression of the World Record for the Swimming event: the 200 Butterfly. It is a listing of the fastest-time-ever swum in the event, in both long course and short course swimming pool.
- Commercial Swimming Club swimmers
- Swimmers at the 2010 Commonwealth Games
- Swimmers at the 2006 Commonwealth Games
- Sportswomen from Queensland
- Australian female swimmers
- Olympic gold medalists for Australia
- Olympic gold medalists in swimming
- Sportspeople from Brisbane
- Olympic swimmers of Australia
- Olympic bronze medalists for Australia
- Commonwealth Games silver medallists for Australia
- Olympic bronze medalists in swimming