#SwimForVanessa

157 days until the Qualifier Hello Everyone, Today I dedicate my blog to the wonderfully inspiring, Vanessa. In the recent European Games in Baku, Vanessa and two of her teammates were victim to a horrific bus accident at the Athletes Village. The news of this incident hit us hard half way across the world and we haveContinue reading “#SwimForVanessa”

Meeting Clara

160 days until the Qualifier Hey everyone!! Yesterday I had the opportunity to meet Clara Hughes, one of the most decorated and inspirational athletes to date. After reading her book, “Open Heart, Open Mind”, I realized how much she’s been through these last few years. It describes her struggle with depression leading to and during herContinue reading “Meeting Clara”

Time for an update! 

171 days until the Olympic Qualifier Hello There! I am proud to say that there is a lot of excitement surrounding this new season. Obviously, there is some stress as well, but we have a ton of great things coming to us as we prepare for our “race to the finish line”. We have startedContinue reading “Time for an update! “

#TO2015

Day 133 Hey Everyone, The Toronto Pan Am Games will be a great opportunity for us to show how proud we are to be Canadian! We have been working so hard for the chance to win a GOLD medal in front of a home crowd and this is our time!! It’s going to be anContinue reading “#TO2015”