Describe yourself :
People say that I am suplada because I donít smile much, what
they donít know is that I am shy but very friendly.
What side or character of yours that would most likely surprise
Ö that I am funny
What age did you start swimming? What brought you to the sport
I started swimming at the age of 9. I love the water, I feel
happy when I am swimming. It is one sport where I donít sweat.
During your early years of swimming, have you ever thought that
you will reach where you are now today as a swimmer? Why?
When I started swimming it was all about having fun in the water
with friends. Swimming competitively was not part of the plan.
What do you think are the factors that make you a successful
I think that the support of my family plays an important role to
what I have become as a swimmer, as well as my coach believing
and constantly pushing me to be better.
What is your most memorable experience as a swimmer?
I think the most memorable was my first Nationals, without
expectations I placed in one of my events and that was the start
of my swimming career.
Apart from being a Summer Olympian, what is (are) your other
goal(s) as a swimmer?
My goal as a swimmer is to constantly improve my times and be a
better swimmer after every competition.
Was there ever a time that you thought of quitting swimming?
Yes, because it took up most of my free time and it affected my
Who do you look up to as a swimmer? Why?
I look up to Chloe Daos because she is able to balance both her
swimming career and academics. She motivated me because she made
me realize that it is possible to do well in swimming and at the
same time get good grades in school.
Any specific routines before and during the meet or before a
swim? What are these?
I would usually sleep early days before the meet and pray for a
Please share some words of wisdom for swimmers who wish to be
Enjoy what you do.
Message to your supporters :
Thank you for all your support and please continue to support us
in upcoming meets.