Martha McCabe


Hakuna Matata

Current photo via Courtesy of Chris Tanouye/

Martha McCabe was born on August 4, 1989 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. She has two older sisters who were both swimmers, and an older brother who competed in track and field.

2011 World Championships

McCabe won a bronze medal in the 200M Breaststroke.

2012 Olympics

McCabe finished fifth at the Olympics and was named 2012 Female Swimmer of the Year for Canada.

2013 World Championships

McCabae again finished in the top eight in the 200M Breaststroke, finishing eighth in the finals. In 2014, a serious injury kept her from her best, but she still managed to earn spots on the Canadian National Team for both the Commonwealth Games (6th 200M Breaststroke, 15th in the 100M Breaststroke), and the Pan Pacific Championships (8th in both the 200M and 100M Breaststroke).

2016 Rio Olympics

McCabe will once again represent Team Canada in the 200M Breaststroke.

Toronto 2015 Pan American Games - MArtha McCabe head 200 br Toronto 2015 Pan American Games - Martha McCabe 200 br Martha McCabe 2016 Swimming Canada Olympic Trials. Martha McCabe 2016 Swimming Canada Olympic Trials.