Rebecca Smith (swimmer)

Rebecca Smith (born 14 March 2000) is a Canadian swimmer. She competed in the women's 4 × 100 metre freestyle relay event at the 2017 World Aquatics Championships.[2][3]

Rebecca Smith
Personal information
NationalityCanadian
Born (2000-03-14) 14 March 2000 (age 19)
Red Deer, Alberta, Canada
Height180 cm (5 ft 11 in)[1]
Weight60 kg (132 lb)
Sport
SportSwimming
StrokesFreestyle

At the 2017 World Championships in Budapest Smith was part of the bronze medal winning team in the 4 × 100 m mixed medley. Later in 2017 Smith was also part of the gold medal 4 × 200 m freestyle 2017 World Junior Swimming Championships team in Indianapolis. In the process the team broke the junior world record and championship record.[4] In September 2017, Smith was named to Canada's 2018 Commonwealth Games team.[5][6]

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Gold Coast 2018 profile". 2018 Commonwealth Games. Retrieved 8 April 2018.
  2. ^ "Heats results". FINA. Retrieved 30 July 2017.[dead link]
  3. ^ "2017 World Aquatics Championships > Search via Athletes". Budapest 2017. Retrieved 30 July 2017.
  4. ^ "Penny Oleksiak, Canada win relay gold at world junior swimming championships". Toronto Star. Toronto, Ontario, Canada. 23 August 2017. Retrieved 23 August 2017.
  5. ^ "Swimming Canada Nominates 26 Athletes to Canada's 2018 Commonwealth Games Team". www.swimming.ca/. Swimming Canada. 26 September 2017. Retrieved 27 September 2017.
  6. ^ "Oleksiak, Masse headline Canadian swim team for Commonwealth Games". www.cbc.ca/. Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC). 26 September 2017. Retrieved 27 September 2017.