FRANCIS Charles < Back  
Sport Swimming
CGA Canada   
Gender Men
Born 17 Aug 1988 in Cowansville, CAN
Height1.85 m
Weight 81 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Residence Montreal, QC, CAN
Sport Specific Information
Why this sport? He started as a recreational swimmer but his talent in the water motivated him to pursue competitive swimming
Club / Team CN Piscine du Parc Olympique [CNPPO]: Montreal, QC, CAN
Name of coach Benoit Lebrun
International Debut
Year 2006
Competing for Canada
Tournament Pan Pacific Championships
Location Victoria, BC
General Interest
Hobbies Reading, music, theatre and playing the saxophone. (Team Canada Pan American Guide 2007)
Most influential person in career His mother. (swimming.ca, 29 Nov 2010)
Awards and honours He was named Swimming Canada's 2011 Male Backstroke Swimmer of the Year. (canswim,ca, 2011)