Abby Dunford

Canadian National Teammer Abby Dunford Receives “Complete Release” From NLI With Michigan

A complete release allows for an athlete to sign with another school and compete this fall, rather than having to wait a season.


European Juniors Silver Medalist Marian Ploeger Commits To Michigan For 2024

Ploger’s best converted times would have been 4th this past spring at Big Tens in the 1650 freestyle and would have made the ‘B’ final of the 500f ree.


Canadian Sprinter Leila Fack Headed to Michigan Next Fall

Canadian sprinter Leila Fack is joining Michigan’s resurgent squad next fall as part of a growing contingency of Wolverine recruits from north of the border.


‘Best of the Rest’ Sprinter Josie Connelly Flips ’24 Commitment From Tennessee to Michigan

Connelly’s best times would have placed her in the B-final of the 50 free and the C-final of the 100 back at the 2023 Big Ten Championships.


2024 “Honorable Mention” Rebecca Diaconescu Switches Commitment from Louisville to Michigan

World Juniors finalist Rebecca Diaconescu has changed her commitment from Louisville to Michigan for 2024-25.


Sophia Jahn Commits to Michigan for 2024 as First Official Recruit of Matt Bowe Era

Sophia Jahn is starting her senior year at Red Mountain High School aiming to defend her Division I state titles in the 50 free (23.13) and 100 fly (54.33).


Canadian Open Water Swimmer Abby Dunford Pulls Out of World Championships

17-year-old Abby Dunford will be replaced by her 17-year-old Sarasota Sharks teammate Bailey O’Regan in the women’s 10k at the World Championships.


Top 20 NCAA Swimming Recruits In The Girls’ High School Class of 2024

Katie Grimes is the clear-cut top-ranked recruit in the girls’ high school class of 2024 with NCAA-winning times in three events.


Abby Dunford Talks Distance Training with Sarasota Sharks & Sandpipers

We sat down with Abby Dunford, the newly named open water world championship team member for Canada and member of the elite Sarasota Sharks training group.

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Canadá, con todo confirmado para Santiago 2023 y Fukuoka 2023

Swimming Canada y el Comité Olímpico Canadiense han anunciado el equipo completo de natación de Canadá seleccionado para competir también en aguas abierta.

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6 Named to Canadian World Champs Team After Open Water Trials on Grand Cayman

After making the pool roster via titles in the 400, 800, and 1500 in Toronto, Eric Brown won the national 10k title on Saturday in the Cayman Islands.


Ilya Kharun Headlines Canadian Open Water Trials In Grand Cayman

Although he’s already qualified to represent Canada in the pool, Ilya Kharun will be vying for a spot in open water at this summer’s World Championships.


Competitor Coach of the Month: Brent Arckey

Arckey helped guide Summer McIntosh to an incredible performance at the Canadian Trials, earning him a spot on the Canadian World Championship coaching staff.

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2023 Canadian Trials: Day 2 Finals Live Recap

Maggie MacNeil and Josh Liendo will lead the way into the 100 butterfly finals as the women’s and men’s top seeds, each looking to book a ticket to Fukuoka.


Canadian National Teamer Abby Dunford Verbally Commits to Michigan for 2024-25

Distance ace Abby Dunford, a member of the 2022 Canadian World Championship Team, has verbally committed to the University of Michigan.