Synchro’s Karin Larsen heads back to South Korea as Olympic Broadcaster

2018-02-20T16:48:48+00:00 February 20th, 2018|

Nearly 30 years have passed since Vancouver’s Karin Larsen last travelled to South Korea. In 1988, she marched proudly in the opening ceremonies of the Summer Olympic Games, the alternate for the synchronized swimming duet, as her teammate Carolyn Waldo proudly [...]

Synchro Canada staff to attend 2018 Olympic Winter Games

2018-02-09T01:19:27+00:00 February 9th, 2018|

Two members of Synchro Canada’s staff will be heading to PyeongChang, South Korea to take part in the Olympic Winter Games. Both will be volunteering with the Canadian Olympic Committee (COC) in different capacities. Julie Healy, Synchro Canada’s Chief Sport Officer [...]

Synchro Canada announces its 2018 Junior Worlds Athlete Pool

2017-12-19T18:02:02+00:00 December 19th, 2017|

Synchro Canada is pleased to announce the athletes who have been named to its 2018 Junior Worlds Athlete Pool. The 24 athletes were selected at the conclusion of Synchro Canada’s Fall Development and Evaluation Camp that took place in Montreal on [...]

Synchro Canada announces its 2018 Junior National Team Coaching Staff

2017-12-14T16:28:15+00:00 December 14th, 2017|

Synchro Canada is very pleased to announce the coaching staff named to lead the Junior National Team scheduled to take part in the 2018 FINA Junior World Artistic Swimming Championships in Budapest, Hungary, next summer. The 3 members were selected at [...]

International Volunteer Day – Celebrating Synchro Canada’s Volunteers

2017-12-05T22:07:54+00:00 December 5th, 2017|

While the United Nations has designated December 5th as the International Volunteer Day (IVD) since 1985, volunteers have been giving their time and talents to synchronized (now known as artistic) swimming in Canada for much longer. “Volunteers are truly the backbone [...]

2017-18 Synchro Canada Fall Development and Evaluation Camp Underway in Montreal

2017-11-24T16:21:01+00:00 November 24th, 2017|

Fifty-five swimmers have gathered at the Institut National du Sport du Québec in Montreal for the 2017-18 Synchro Canada Fall Development and Evaluation Camp scheduled fr.  With 18 senior athletes and 37 junior athletes participating, the focus will be on development for the [...]

Four members of Canada’s National Synchronized Swimming Team retire

2017-11-17T18:13:37+00:00 November 17th, 2017|

As Synchro Canada begins preparations for its next Olympic cycle, four veteran National Team members have decided to move on to new challenges. The four members of the National Synchronized Swimming Team who are retiring are:   Rebecca (Becky) Maule, 25, Guelph [...]