Shayna Jack (born November 6, 1998) is an Australian Swimmer, and Athlete from Sunnybank, Australia. She is known for competing in the World Championships (LC) Budapest and winning 4 medals. She won 2 silver medals in 4*100 m Mixed Medley and 4*100 meters freestyle swimming race. In addition, the other 2 bronze medals are from 4*200 m freestyle and 4*100 meters medley event.
The 20-year-old Swimmer has also participated in the World Aquatics Championships, where she won 3 medals (2 Silver medals & 1 bronze medal) in a Relay swimming race.
In 2018, Shayna won her first gold medal in 4×100 meters freestyle swimming race at the Pan Pacific Championships, Tokyo. Later, she celebrated her second gold medal (4×100 m freestyle) in the Commonwealth Games 2018 Gold Coast.
Doping Allegation, Ligandrol Drug & Controversy
In July 2019, Swimmer Jack removed from the Australian Swimming team to compete in the 2019 World Aquatics Championships. She was pulled out from the event because of some serious doping allegation against her.
Australian Sports Anti-Doping Authority (ASADA) has found some banned substance in her body. In the dope test, she found positive with an anabolic agent drug named “Ligandrol“. This drug is widely used in the bodybuilding industry. But, Ligandrol is a prohibited substance in swimming.
Shayna denied all these doping allegations against her. She also shared a link of PDF file, where she wrote her whole story which changed her life. Her coach Dean Boxall is also in a shocking state. According to him, Jack did not intentionally take Ligandrol drug to improve her performance.
Jack’s family, lawyer, doctor, and management team is also working hard to prove her innocence. Her siblings Mitchell Jack, and Zac Jack has also supported her Sister. In addition, Shayna’s lover Joe Rintala is encouraging her to fight against this doping test allegation.
In South Korea, Australian swimmer Mack Horton also refused to share the podium with Sun Yang (China Swimmer) at the World Aquatics Championships’ 400 m freestyle final. Earlier, he was called “Drug cheat” by him.
Early Life, Parents, Brothers & Profile
Shayna Jack was born in 1998 (age 20 years old, as in 2019) to White Caucasian Parents in Sunnybank, Australia. This Australian Swimmer celebrates her birthday on 6 November every year with her friend. Therefore, her zodiac birth sign is Scorpio.
She is very close with her family. On 6 June 2016, she uploaded photos of her father and mother to wish them “Happy Anniversary” on her official Instagram account.
As per her siblings, she is the sister of her 3 brothers i.e. Zac Jack, and Mitchell Jack. Mitchell is also an Elite Swimmer. The name of her youngest brother is not available. She dreamed to become a professional swimmer since her childhood.
Jack attended Griffith University, Nathan, Queensland to complete her graduation with a Bachelor of Business degree. Earlier, she finished her high school in Sunnybank.
Trivia & Quick Info
|Real Full Birth Name||Shayna Jack.|
|Famous for||Winning 2 silver, and 1 bronze medal in the 2017 World Aquatics Championships’ Relay Race.|
|Age (As of 2018)||20 years old.|
|Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday||November 6, 1998.|
|Sexuality (Gay or Lesbian)||Straight.|
|Ethnicity||White Caucasian Descent.|
|Social Media Account Stats|| Instagram: shayna_jack (21.6K+ followers).|
Twitter: @ShaynaJack (300+ Fans).
Facebook: @shayna.jack (750+ likes).
|Sun Sign (Zodiac Sign)||Scorpio.|
|Current Residence||Sunnybank, Australia.|
|Active Year||October 2017 to Present.|
|Coach Name||1. Simon Cusack (from 11 April 2017 to 2018).|
2. Dean Boxall (2018 to Present).
|Medals & Swimming Records||1. In 2017, she won 2 silver, and 2 bronze medals in World Championships (LC) Budapest swimming events i.e. 4*100 meters Mixed Medley, 4*100 meters freestyle, 4*100 m medley, and 4*200 meters freestyle respectively.|
2. Winner of Gold Medal (4X100 meters freestyle) at the Pan Pacific Championships 2018 in Tokyo.
3. In Commonwealth Games 2018 Gold Coast, she won a gold medal in 4*100 m freestyle category.
|Height (Tall)||Feet & Inches: 5′ 8″. |
Centimeters: 180 cm.
Meters: 1.8 m.
|Weight||Kilograms: 66 Kg.|
Pounds: 145 lbs.
|Tattoo details?||1 (She inked a tattoo over her left arm).|
|Body Measurements (Breast-waist-hips)||35-25-36.|
|Shoe Size (UK)||7.|
|Parents|| Father: Businessman (Name not Known).|
Mother: Homemaker (will Update).
|Siblings||Brother: Mitchell Jack (Elite Swimmer), Zac Jack & 1 Youngest (Name not known).|
|Famous Relatives||Grandparents: Yes.|
|Personal Life Relationship|
|Dating History?||In a relationship with her partner Joe Rintala.|
|Highest Qualification||Graduate with a Bachelor of Business degree in Business from Griffith University, Nathan, Queensland.|
|School||High School in Sunnybank.|
|Alma Mater.||Griffith University.|
|Hobbies & Favorite Things|
|Favorite Celebrities||Actor: Chris Hemsworth.|
Actress: Scarlett Johansson.
Athlete: Libby Trickett (Australian swimmer).
|Dream Holiday Destination||France.|
|Love to do||Beach, Sun Bath & Movies.|
|Net worth (approx.)||$250,000 US dollars (As of 2019).|
|Monthly Salary, Income & Earnings||$15K to $20K USD.|
|Mobile or Phone Number||Not Known.|
|Home Details||Living in her house in Sunnybank, City in Australia.|
|Email Address||Not found.|
Some Lesser Known Facts about Shayna Jack
- Wikipedia: On 11 April 2017, she started her swimming training with Coach Simon Cusack. Later, Dean Boxall appointed as Jack’s coach.
- Her life ambition is to win an Olympic Gold medal for her country.
- Libby Trickett (Australian Swimmer & 2004 Olympic Gold Medal Winner) is her inspiration and role model.
- Personal Affairs: Shayna Jack is dating her boyfriend Joe Rintala. In addition, she often uploads the picture of her partner Joe on Instagram. They spotted many times watching sports matches in Australia.
- Her mom and dad motivate her to learn swimming in her childhood.
- Physique Details: Swimmer Shayna Jack’s height is 5 feet 8 inches tall (180 cm). In addition, she maintained a healthy lifestyle and her fitness is incredible. Her body type is athletic and weight is around 66 Kg (145 pounds).
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- Money Factor: In 2019, the estimated Net worth of Shayna is $250,000 US dollars. Her monthly salary is in between $15K to $20K USD.
- Furthermore, she earns wealth from advertisement and her 21.6K+ Instagram following. Earlier, Jack sold a health supplement from her social media profiles.
- She is an animal lover. The swimmer also has pet dogs and cat in her home. She also rides a horse.
- Luxurious cars are her weakness. On 1 November 2018, she shared the image of her Blue Hyundai car on Instagram.
- She likes to have a tattoo on her body. In addition, Jack inked a beautiful tattoo on her left arm.