Biography:

• Placed first at the inaugural Canadian Open Water Swimming Trials in 2019

• First represented Canada internationally at the 2014 Junior Pan Pacific Championships, winning silver medals in the 1500m freestyle and the 10km marathon

• Represented Canada at the 2015 Universade, placing 8th in the 1500m freestyle

• Swam at the University of Victoria from 2014 to 2018, earning a USports First Team All-Canadian selection in 2016

A LITTLE MORE ABOUT JON

Getting into the Sport: Took up swimming because it was something challenging for him to do…Outside Interests: Majored in economics with a minor in environmental science at the University of Victoria… Odds and Ends: Collects magnets from destinations where he swims…