Further Personal Information
||Public Relations Professional
||English Literature, Language Studies - English - University of Florida: Gainesville, FL, USA
Sport Specific Information
|When and where did you begin this sport?
||Her mother Erin taught her to swim at age three. She took up competitive swimming at age four, and got serious about the sport at age 10.
|Why this sport?
||She followed her brothers into the sport.
||Baking, cooking. (Twitter profile 29 Oct 2016)
||Her brother Colin represented Canada in swimming at the 2008 and 2012 Olympic Games. Her younger sister Shannon competed in the Canada trials ahead of the 2016 Olympic Games. (dolphinsswimclub.ca, 04 Apr 2016; swimswam.com, 01 Jun 2013)
She was hospitalised in January 2015 after suffering a blood clot in her brain. After spending time in intensive care, she was released but had to spend time away from the sport in order to recuperate. (insidehamilton.com, 21 Jan 2015)