Australian breaststroker Leiston Pickett reveals the agonising move to re-ignite her Olympic dream
SWIMMING WORLD NEWS
July 11, 2020 ADELAIDE—
London Olympian and two-time Commonwealth Games breaststroke gold medalist Leiston Pickett has revealed the agonizing decision to leave her long time coach to re-ignite her Olympic dream. Twenty-eight-year-old Pickett has made the move from her coach of 14-years, Glenn Baker (Southport Olympic) on Queensland’s Gold Coast to Marion Swim Club (Adelaide) coach Peter Bishop – with Olympic champion Kyle Chalmers and fellow 2016 Olympians Madi Wilson and Travis Mahoney.