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James Elmer
Personal information
Nickname(s) Jimmy
Born 8 May 1971 (1971-05-08) (age 53)
Melbourne, Victoria
Height 176 cm
Weight 53 kg
Medal record
Men's field hockey
Representing  Australia
Olympic Games
Bronze 2000 Sydney Team
Champions Trophy
Gold 1999 Brisbane Team
Commonwealth Games
Gold 1998 Kuala Lumpur Team

James Andrew "Jimmy" Elmer (born 8 May 1971 in Melbourne, Victoria) is a former field hockey striker from Australia, who was a member of the team that won the bronze medal at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney

He was nicknamed Jimmy by his teammates. Elmer made his senior debut for The Kookaburras in 1993. He played in every Champions Trophy since 1991, but always missed "the big ones", until the Sydney Games. There he finished his career after 102 international matches, in which he scored 30 goals.

James is currently captain for Doncaster in the Victorian Masters League A grade division. His team suffered a 5–4 loss to the Hawthorn Hockey Club in the 2012 grand final following extra time in a penalty goal shoot-out. James took the 4th of 5 penalties for his team, which was saved by the Hawthorn keeper Corey Blake.

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