INTERVIEW: Triple Junior National Champion Sierra Schmidt Discusses Juniors, Training At NBAC

SwimSwam’s Anne Lepesant had a chat with Sierra Schmidt, unattached out of North Baltimore, at the conclusion of 2014 Junior Nationals.

Schmidt won the 400 free (4:10.92), 800 free (8:34.58), and 1500 free (16:24.09) at Juniors. She will compete in those three events, as well as the 400 IM, at US National Championships this week, with the hopes of making the 2014 Junior Pan Pacs team.

Here she discusses her move from Germantown Academy to North Baltimore Aquatic Club, her performance at Juniors, and her goals for Nationals.


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She is awesome.. Reminds me of Missy with her great attitude towards the sport and friends

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Funny girl and not very stressed before a race. 🙂
400 free final
Good dance moves!

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Anne Lepesant

Anne Lepesant is the mother of four daughters, all of whom swim/swam in college. With an undergraduate degree from Princeton (where she was an all-Ivy tennis player) and an MBA from INSEAD, she worked for many years in the financial industry, both in France and the U.S. Anne is currently …

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