Patrick, Athlete and Role Model

Patrick, Athlete and Role Model

Patrick Johnson works at the National Aboriginal Sporting Chance Academy (NASCA) as a role model for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander youth.

He is the current Oceanian and Australian record holder in the 100 metres with a time of 9.93 seconds, achieved in Mito, Japan, on 5 May 2003. The time has made him the 17th fastest man in history at the time and 38th man to crack the 10-second barrier.

This video was made by school based trainees from the Westpac Group with the assistance of Show Me The Way.
Music by Marley Grovenor.


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