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Artistic Swimming events set to get underway at 2019 Red Deer Canada Games

2019-02-16T20:00:25+00:00 February 16th, 2019|

Once every four years, a unique artistic swimming competition takes place at the Canada Winter Games - athletes from all around the country compete to represent their province while enjoying the unique experience provided by a large-scale multisport event. This year, [...]

Team Canada teams up with world-renowned choreographers for upcoming season

2019-01-28T15:55:23+00:00 January 28th, 2019|

Training full-time together at Institut National du Sport du Québec (INS-Quebec) in Montreal’s Olympic Stadium, Canada’s National Artistic Swimming team is working alongside four outstanding choreographers to prepare for the upcoming season. Leading the team choreography is Russia’s 4-time Olympic [...]

Canada Artistic Swimming names two Senior National Team Assistant Coaches

2018-12-28T11:44:25+00:00 December 27th, 2018|

Two experienced coaches, Kasia Kulesza and Karine Doré, have been named as the Assistant Coaches for Canada Artistic Swimming’s (CAS) Senior National Team. They will work alongside Head Coach Gábor Szauder to prepare the centralized senior team for the upcoming 2019 [...]

Bethany Downer – the journey from the pool to outer space and beyond!

2018-12-19T18:32:53+00:00 December 19th, 2018|

With Canada’s newest astronaut, David Saint-Jacques, now aboard the International Space Station, one of Canada’s artistic swimming community is preparing for a future space endeavour of her own. Only when she looked back on her school projects, did Bethany Downer realize [...]

Windsor, ON, to host 2019 UANA Pan American Artistic Swimming Championships

2018-12-06T10:13:13+00:00 December 5th, 2018|

The UANA (Union Americana de Natación) Pan American Artistic Swimming Championships, an event presented every summer in a different American country, will be held in Windsor from August 19-24, 2019, at the Windsor International Aquatic & Training Centre (WIATC). The last [...]

CANADA ARTISTIC SWIMMING NAMES DYNAMIC SENIOR NATIONAL TEAM

2018-11-26T14:38:57+00:00 November 26th, 2018|

12 athletes to begin preparing for 2019 FINA World Championships and 2020 Olympic Qualifying Following its Fall Selection Camp, Canada Artistic Swimming has announced the 12 athletes who will make up its 2019 Senior National Team. The camp took place November [...]

Gabrielle Boisvert and Laurence Vézina announce their retirement

2018-11-23T12:28:11+00:00 November 23rd, 2018|

Two familiar faces were absent last week in Montreal as the 2018 Fall Evaluation Camp got underway: Gabrielle Boisvert and Laurence Vézina have decided to retire from artistic swimming. The two athletes, both hailing from Quebec City's Quebec Excellence Synchro club, were members of [...]

Gábor Szauder joins Canada Artistic Swimming as Senior National Team Head Coach

2018-11-13T09:00:11+00:00 November 13th, 2018|

Canada Artistic Swimming (CAS) is thrilled to announce the selection of Gábor Szauder as its Senior National Team Head Coach. Hailing from Budapest, Hungary, Szauder earned a Diploma from the Faculty of Physical Education and Sport Sciences at Semmelweis University and [...]

Quebec City to host 2019 Canada Open FINA Artistic Swimming World Series

2018-11-12T16:13:42+00:00 November 12th, 2018|

Quebec City, QC, will host world-class artistic swimmers next June at the 3rd Canada Open, a FINA Artistic Swimming World Series event.  One of eight stops on the Series, the Canada Open will be held at the beautiful PEPS Aquatic Centre, [...]