Prep: Attended St. Stithians Boys College under coach Peter Williams where he was named the top swimmer during his senior year and was listed as one of the top-five male swimmers in
National/ International Competition- Was a six-time National South African Junior Champion in 2001 and 2002...At the 2005 Senior Nationals, was the South African champion in the 200-meter freestyle and finished third in the 400-meter freestyle... In 2006, defended his title as the 200-meter freestyle champion and placed third in the 100-meter freestyle.
Personal: Born Jean Basson on October 10, 1987 in
400m IM (LC) ?- 4:31.00