Josh Watson

1977 -  

Josh Watson swam the backstroke leg in the heat of the medley relay in Sydney 2000. In the final, Matt Welsh, Regan Harrison, Geoff Huegill and Michael Klim combined to claim the silver medal behind the United States. He finished fourth in the 100 metres backstroke behind Krayzelburg (US), Matt Welsh and Theloke (GER). At Athens 2004, he swam in the heats of the 100 metres backstroke. At the 1998 Kuala Lumpur Commonwealth Games, Watson won a silver medal in the 100 metres backstroke and a gold medal in the medley relay and in 1999 he won the 200 metres backstroke at the World Short Course Swimming Championships.

Olympic Results

2004 Athens

100m Backstroke - Men
Heats 55.85 6th
Final Placing 17 / 45

2000 Sydney

100m Backstroke - Men
Heat 55.09 2nd
Semi Final 54.93 2nd
Final 55.01 4th
Final Placing 4 / 55
4 x 100m Medley Relay - Men
Heat WATSON, J; MITCHELL, R; PINE, A; THORPE, I 3:39.38 1st
Final WELSH, M; HARRISON, R; HUEGILL, G; KLIM, M 3:35.27 2nd
Final Placing 2 / 24