Jaryd Clifford


The top of one mountain is the bottom of the next

Personal Details

Home town:


Occupation / Area of Study / Work:

Keynote Speaker

Hero / Most Admired Athlete:

Kurt Fearnley

Date of birth:

5 July 1999

Sporting Details

Event(s) / Discipline:

1500m, 5000m, Marathon

Home Club:

Diamond Valley Athletics Club


Philo Saunders




Vision impairment

Olympic / Paralympic History:

2020, Tokyo ParalympicS, SILVER, T13 5000m, SILVER,T12 Marathon, BRONZE, T13 1500m 

Rio 2016 Paralympics, T13 1500m - 7th, T13 5000m - 7th 

World Championships History:

2019, Dubai World Para Championships, 1500m - 1st | 3:47.71 WR / 5000m - 1st | 14:40.40 AR

2017, London World Para Championships, 1500m - 3rd | 3:53.31 AR

2015, World Para Championships, 7th T13 5000m

Sporting Highlights:

T12 1500m & Marathon World Records

Able-Bodied Australian U20 1500m Champion 2018 qualifying for the World U20 Championships

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