Icarus

Hey everyone,  I know I have been absent in my writing and I apologize for that because there truly is a lot that I could write about, but I am looking at this blog and feel the need to revamp!  There have been a lot of changes in my synchro life, school life, life life …

Passion

99 days until the Olympic Qualifier Hey Everyone, This weekend I had a bit of an epiphany. I don't generally have positive dreams about Synchro.... Its a lot of nightmares of forgetting the routine, doing insane workouts or getting to compete without my competition suit packed (which, embarrassingly, has happened to me), but this weekend I …

Training 

I wake up at 5:30am almost every morning. At least on the days we start at 7am... I eat my breakfast and make some coffee because at 21 years old I already need a good cup of joe to start the day. Within 20 mins I have eaten, packed a bag and am on the …

Rio De Janeiro

Day 48 I would like to say a quick hello from Rio!! Team Canada is here for our 1st training camp of the season; a trial run for the Pre-Olympic and Olympic Preparations. Today is our day off here in Brazil, meaning we had the opportunity to tour this incredible city. Starting with the famous …

New Year, New Focus

Day 6 Hello All!! Welcome to our 2015 season!! We are very excited to announce that there are four new swimmers joining us this year: • Gabrielle Boisvert (Quebec, QC) • Rebecca Harrower (Edmonton, AB) • Roxanne Morneau-Carrier (Quebec, QC) • Elizabeth Savard (Laval, QC) Big congratulations to these girls on joining our family! It's …

Final Moments

Hey Everyone! So for those of you who have me on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram, you may have already seen this incredible video, but for those of you who haven't.... this is a very beautiful clip of what happens right before we compete. Jeremie Battaglia Photography Before the smiles turn on, there is a lot of nerves and …