Leisel Jones is an Australian professional athlete. She is an Olympic gold medal-winning swimmer. She participated in the Summer Olympics for the first time when she was about 15 years of age. It was in the year 2000. Likewise, she also participated in the Summer Olympics in the years 2004 and 2008. She has also participated in many other competitions along with the Australian gold medal-winning team.
Leisel is the first female Australian swimmer who has participated in the Olympics four times. She has won a total of 9 Olympics medals. She is one of the most competitive swimmers in the world. After the Olympics of 2012, she retired from Swimming on the 12th of November 2012.
Know more about Leisel Jones from the facts below.
|Birthday||August 30, 1985|
|Height||5 feet 10 inches (1.78 m)|
|Weight||68 kg (150 lbs)|
|Profession||Former professional swimmer|
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10 Facts On Leisel Jones
- Leisel Jones is a former professional swimmer and Olympic gold medalist from Australia.
- She was born as “Leisel Marie Jones”. And she also goes by the nicknames of “Diesel” and “Lethal Liesel”.
- As of 30th August 2020, Leisel is 35 years old.
- Liesel is an Australian national born in Katherine, Northern Territory. She belongs to the White ethnic background.
- Liesel stands 5 feet and 10 inches tall. And her body weight is 68 kg. Other body measurements of her are not known.
- Jones is married to her husband Damon Martin. They married in the year 2018.
- She has also appeared in the Australian version of television series titled “I’ Celebrity…Get Me Out of Here!”. And she has also published the book “Body Lengths” which is an autobiography.
- Details about Leisel’s net worth is not available.
- If you’re interested in her career, you can know it from her Wikipedia.
- Liesel Jones is also one of the cast members of the television show “The All New Monty: Guys & Gals” of 2020.