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About Martha

ABOUT MARTHA McCABE

Hometown: Toronto
Current City: Toronto
Coaches: Jozsef Nagy (2007-2012,2016), Ben Titley (2012-2015), Bill Durrant (2002-2007)
Clubs Represented: Toronto Swim Club / High Performance Centre Ontario, UBC Dolphins / High Performance Centre Vancouver

ACHIEVEMENTS

• Captain of 2016 Rio Olympic Swim Team
• 5th at London Olympic Games 2012 – Top Canadian female swimmer
• Bronze medallist at the FINA World Championships in Shanghai, China (2011)
• Silver medallist at Pan American Games in Toronto, Canada (2015)

Canadian Senior National Team Member (July 2009- Jan 2017)
2016: Captain of the Rio Summer Olympic Games Swim Team
2015: Pan Am Games Silver Medalist
2014: Commonwealth Games and Pan Pacific Championship Finalist
2013: 8th place at the FINA World Championships in Barcelona, Spain
2012: University of British Columbia graduating athlete of the year (2012)
Queen Jubilee Medal Recipient
2010: 7th place at the Pan Pacific Games in Irvine, California
4th place at the Commonwealth Games in Delhi, India
2009: 7th place at the FINA World Championships in Rome, Italy

• Two-time Canadian female OMEGA swimmer of the year (2011,2012)
• Two-time British Columbia female swimmer of the year (2011,2012)
• Captain of University of British Columbia Varsity Team (2010/2011)
• Canadian Interuniversity Sport (Canada West) record holder – 200 metre breaststroke
• Former Canadian record holder – 4X100 Medley Relay SCM

EDUCATION

• Leaside High School, Toronto ON: Honours Graduate in the French Immersion Program (bilingual FR/ENG)
• University of British Columbia, Vancouver BC: Bachelor of Kinesiology Degree specializing in Kinesiology and Health Sciences
• Queen’s University, Smith School of Business, Marketing Certificate

QUICK FACTS

• Mother and Father: Nancy and Joe McCabe
• 3 Siblings: Carolyn, Jeffrey and Allison McCabe
• RBC Olympian with extensive in office experience on the Brand Marketing Team
• Loves travelling and spending time with friends!