In her first Olympic Games, Tera Van Beilen had a top-10 finish in the 100m breaststroke. She also competed in the 200m breaststroke finishing 21st and was a member of the 4x100m medley that finished in 12th place, along with Julia Wilkinson, Katherine Savard and Samantha Cheverton.
One of Canada’s top butterfly specialists, Savard made her Olympic debut at London 2012. She qualified for the semifinals of the 100m butterfly, finishing 16th overall. She also posted a 19th place finish in the 200m butterfly.
Alec Page competed at the London Games as a first-time Olympian in the 400m individual medley event, finishing 23rd overall. Page was also part of the 4x200m freestyle relay team that finished 14th, with Colin Russell, Tobias Oriwol and Blake Worsley.
Brittany MacLean was one of the younger members of the Canadian Olympic Team in her Games debut in London at age 18. MacLean finished seventh in the 400m freestyle and just off the podium in fourth place in the 4x200m freestyle with teammates Barbara Jardin, Samantha Cheverton and Amanda Reason.
Hilary Caldwell made her Olympic Games debut in 2012 and finished 17th in the 200m backstroke in London.
World class triathlete Paula Findlay made her Olympic debut at the London 2012 Olympic Games, finishing 52nd overall.
Mark de Jonge captured bronze in 2012 at his first Olympic Games in the inaugural K-1 200m race. The native of Halifax, Nova Scotia qualified an Olympic berth for Canada with his sixth place finish at the 2011 World Championships in Szeged, Hungary.