Marie-Pier Boudreau-Gagnon

Name: Marie-Pier Boudreau-Gagnonmarie--pier-boudreau-gagnon
Sport: Synchronized Swimming
Hometown: Rivière-du-Loup, QC

Favorite Sport Memory:
My first bronze medal at the FINA 2009 World Championships

Favorite Quote:
The worst enemy of excellence is comfort

CAN Fund Testimonial:
I would like to thank CAN Fund as they help amateur athletes to surpass themselves and achieve excellence. Their financial help allows us to focus on our training and not to worry about meeting ends meet.

Best Result:
2 Bronze Medals at the 2009 FINA World Championships, 4th place finish at the 2008 Beijing Summer Olympic Games

Fun Facts:
I failed my first water acclimatization course when I was a kid, I always eat rice before a technical routine competition, thinking that it will help me float; and I have always loved the performing arts (theater, ballet, orchestra)