About Jack Sinclair

Jack Sinclair is a 25 year old lad based in Brisbane, Queensland who has fast gained a reputation as one of Australia’s best endurance athletes and young leaders.

His list of achievements for one so young defy belief, with this quiet teenager’s accomplishments including:

  • Became the Youngest person ever to cycle across Australia at 15 yo – 4,500 km in 30 days,
  • Ran his first marathon at 16yo (he’s one of only 2 people to have completed every running event at the Gold Coast Marathon)
  • At 17, Jack won and broke the schoolboy record for the 96 km Kokoda Challenge,
  • At 18 it was a solo 1,200 km run around Tasmania in just 27 days – averaging more than a marathon a day
  • Climbed Mt Kilimanjaro
  • Motorcycled around Australia – 17,000 kms in 30 days
  • Flying Instructor
  • Ironman Triathlete

But it’s not just sporting achievement for this teenager.

Jack working in New York at Big Brothers Big Sisters NYC

Sporting & Charity Work

Jack’s also been a tireless worker for charities with his marathon across Australia cycle and around Tasmania  run being used to raise money for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Australia.

He also donated and manages the web site for the Sydney to Surfers bike ride – a web site that’s helped to raise over $1 million since Jack started it.

After being awarded an RSL Youth Development Scholarship, Jack traveled to New York in December 2010 to work with Big Brothers Big Sisters of New York .

A Leader Of The Community

Jack’s also a fully qualified commercial pilot and has flown aerobatics with the RAAF.

In 2010, Jack was awarded the Sir Samuel Griffith University Scholarship to study a Bachelor of Aviation at Griffith University in 2012.

He was a:

  • Queensland’s Finalist in the 2010 Young Australian of the Year Awards,
  • he’s been awarded the Australian Scouting Medallion – the highest award a Scout can receive and
  • he’s been a 2-time Finalist in the Pride of Australia Awards, Gold Coast Honours Awards and Gold Coast Youth Citizen of the Year Award.

 

Speeches To Interested Groups

Jack now gives speeches to school, community and business groups on achieving your best and leadership.

For more information go here.