Emily Armstrong, Andree-Anne Cote, Camille Fiola-Dion, Rebecca Harrower, Claudia Holzner, Audrey Joly, Halle Pratt, Jacqueline Simoneau and Catherine Barrett, of Canada, embrace after competing in the artistic swimming team free routing final at the Pan American Games in Lima, Peru, Wednesday, July 31, 2019.

Catherine Barrett


• Represented Canada at the 2018 FINA World Junior Artistic Swimming Championships, placing 7th in both the team technical and free events
• First named to the Senior National team in 2018, at the age of 18
• Became a member of the National Junior program in 2015
• Won four national titles in 2018, challenging herself by competing in that many events


Getting into the Sport: Started artistic swimming at the age of 8… Had the idea of representing Canada sparked in her mind when two national team members (Valerie Welsh and Becky Maule) visited her home club in her early days in the sport… Moved away from her family at age 14 to advance her training in Toronto… Outside Interests: Enjoys cooking and hiking during her time off… Is considering a career in physiotherapy…

Notable International Results

FINA Junior Artistic Swimming Championships: 2018 – 7th (team technical), 7th (team free)