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Kelly Stefanyshyn | Canadian Swimmer, Age, Biography, Career, Early Life, Facts

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IntroCanadian swimmer, Olympic athlete, Pan American Games gold medallist
IsAthlete, Swimmer
FromCanada
TypeSports
GenderFemale
Birth6 July 1982, Winnipeg
Age37 years

BIOGRAPHY

Kelly Stefanyshyn (born July 6, 1982) is a Canadian competitive swimmer and backstroke specialist who represented her native country at the 2000 Summer Olympics in Sydney, Australia. Stefanyshyn was a member of Canada’s sixth-place team in the women’s 4×100-metre medley relay. Individually, she also finished eighth in the women’s 200-metre backstroke, and competed in the semifinals of the 100-metre backstroke.

Stefanyshyn was previously a three-medal-winner at the 1999 Pan American Games in Winnipeg. She won a gold medal in the 100-metre backstroke, a silver in the 4×100-metre medley relay, and a bronze in the 200-metre backstroke.She attended the University of British Columbia, where she was a member of the UBC Thunderbirds swimming and diving team in CIS competition from 2001 to 2004.

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