Rachel is homegrown Olympium, having swam her way through recreational, pre-comp, provincial and HP. She’s spent the last few years in Ottawa coaching & swimming for both Nepean and Carleton University, alongside finishing her undergrad. She’s excited to be back with the Olympium family, and is looking forward to a fantastic season working alongside Cara and the rest of the coaching team.
Cara began swimming recreationally at the age of 8 and quickly fell in love with the sport! She swam on provincial level teams as well as masters teams for Brant synchro before representing McMaster University at the national level for 3 years. She has coached recreational teams and spent many years working in the AWD program. Cara is working towards her comp intro coaching certification and is so excited to be joining the Olympium team this year!
Cherry started the sport of synchronized swimming when she was 8 years old at the Recreational level. She moved to the Provincial level when she was 11 at MSSA and joined the Olympium family when she was 16 swimming at the National level. She has been coaching since 2001 and has coached all levels from Recreational to National since then. In 2008 Cheryl successfully introduced the Swim Synchro program into the City of Toronto and continues to develop and lead this program for the City. She also continues to compete in the sport at the Masters level, where she has attended FINA Worlds Masters Championships.
Evening Competitive Coach
Diana swam with OSSC for 5 years, 4 of which were on provincial teams. . In her first year coaching a team, she led OSSC’s 13-15 team to a gold medal at the Novice Championships. A recipient of the Amy Caskey Leadership Award, Diana will bring her outstanding leadership skills to our evening competitive program this season. She is a certified lifeguard; is working on her NCCP Introduction to Competition level and is fluent in three languages. She’s very energetic and loves to coach!