David Rolfe (swimmer)

Australian Paralympic swimmer

David John Rolfe (26 June 1964 – 7 January 2015) was an Australian swimmer and Paralympian. He won a bronze medal at the 2000 Summer Paralympics in the Men's 4x100 m Medley 34 pts event in Sydney.

Close up action shot of Rolfe swimming, 2000 Summer Paralympics.

Rolfe was born in Inverell, New South Wales. He was married with one child and lived on the Gold Coast in Queensland.

Rolfe died from complications relating to heart surgery on 7 January 2015 on the Gold Coast. He was 50.[1]


  1. Hale, Laura (8 January 2015). "Australian Paralympic swimmer David Rolfe dies". ParaSport. Retrieved 8 January 2015.