National Teams

Para-Swimming Team

Jagdev Gill

  • Age 19
  • Height 195 cm / 6 ftin
  • Club McGill University
  • Coach Peter Carpenter
  • Hometown Brockville, ON
  • Residence Montreal, QC

National Team Highlights

EventFinalist
Santiago 2023 Parapan American Games 16
Madeira 2022 World Para Swimming Championships3

Jagdev’s Bio

  • Gill (S10) clinched his first international medal at the 2023 Parapan American Games in Santiago, Chile, taking a bronze in the 100-metre freestyle. He also placed fourth in the 50-metre freestyle and 100-metre butterfly, fifth in the 200-metre individual medley.
  • In the relays, Gill contributed to a fifth-place finish in the 4×100-metre mixed freestyle relay, and sixth in the 4×100-metre mixed medley relay.
  • At the Madeira 2022 World Para Swimming Championships, Gill was a member of the mixed 4×100-m medley 34 points relay that placed 8th and broke the Canadian record. Individually, Gill placed 7th in the 400-m freestyle S10, 8th in the 50-m freestyle S10, and 10th in the 100-m breaststroke SB9.
  • At the 2022 Bell Canadian Swimming Trials, Gill captured silver in the 50-m freestyle multi-class and earned bronze in the 100-m breaststroke multi-class. His performances qualified him for the 2022 World Para Swimming Championships.
Quick facts
  • Instagram: @jacksgill
  • Nickname: Jack
  • Favourite movie: Shawshank Redemption
  • Favourite TV show: Brookyln 99
  • Pre-race meal: Pasta or Eggs
  • Superhero: Spiderman
  • Music Behind the blocks: Rap/Hip hop
  • Other Sports: Basketball
  • Favourite Place to Visit: Jamaica
  • Guilty Pleasure: Donuts

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