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Countdown to 2019 FINA World Championship

30 Days and Counting.

Aquatics Canada Aquatiques is pleased to support Dr. Margo Mountjoy as the candidate for the upcoming election as the FINA Vice President for the Americas. The position would place her on the FINA Executive, and give UANA a strong voice in the governance of aquatic sports at the international level. “Dr. Mountjoy is relationship builder across all sport platforms – IOC, FINA , UANA , ASOIF, WADA, WHO and here at home in Canada. She is a highly qualified candidate –both academically and in her leadership skills. Aquatics Canada fully endorses her as our selection to be the FINA Vice President for the Americas,” said Lisa Schott , Chair of Aquatics Canada “Her focus is athlete-centric with attention to health + well-being , safe sport, good governance, gender equity, good governance and sound fiscal responsibility. Margo is a hard-working, passionate ...

The final calendar of the FINA Artistic Swimming World Series 2019 has been announced, with eight hosts in Europe and Asia staging the event from February to June.

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2019 FINA World Aquatic Championship

Former Universiade host city gears up for World Aquatics Championships.

Meaghan Benfeito will be the leading light for host nation Canada when the International Swimming Federation (FINA) Diving Grand Prix gets underway at the Repsol Sports Centre in Calgary tomorrow.

The 29-year-old has recently changed partners from Roseline Filion, who she was with for 11 years, to Caeli McKay.

Benfeito says she sees a lot of potential in her new partner.

“She knew that it was hard for me to lose Rosie and I didn’t really know how to deal with it at first but you learn as you go,” Benfeito is reported as saying by CBC.

“When things don’t go right, I know exactly how she’s feeling now.

“She jumps a lot higher than me so that helps me in my individual diving, the goal was to find someone that could match me but also help me become a better diver and ...

Calgary, Alta May 2018 – Aquatics Canada Aquatiques is pleased to announce the appointment of Margie Schuett as Chef de Mission and Michelle Comeau as Assistant Chef de Mission, for the 18th FINA World Aquatic Championships taking place July 12 – 28, 2019 in Gwangju Korea.

Margie Schuett is Canada’s Chef de Mission for a record breaking eight times at the FINA World Aquatic Championships.  She has held a number of volunteer staff positions for a combined twenty-one Olympics, Pan Am Games, World Championships and Commonwealth Games.  She was the Chef de mission of the 1998 Commonwealth Games Canadian Team, Vice President of Commonwealth Games Canada for over twenty years and has also served on the Board of Directors of Artistic swimming Canada and Diving Canada. She is a founding board member and Vice Chair for Motivate Canada’s Board of Directors.

Michelle ...

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