Biography:

Valérie Welsh made her Olympic Games debut in 2012 and was a member of the Synchronized Swimming team that finished in fourth place in London. Welsh announced her retirement after the London Games.

In 2011, she was a member of the gold-medal winning team at the Pan American Games in Guadalajara that would qualify a spot for London in the team event. Welsh and the team would also finish fourth in the team events at the FINA World Aquatic Championships that year.

At the 2010 FINA World Cup she would go on to capture a bronze in the team event.

In 2009, Welsh and the team would finish just off the podium in the team events finishing fourth at the FINA World Aquatic Championships.

Welsh has been a senior national team member since the fall of 2008.