Birthdate

Sport(s)

Para swimming

Hometown

St-Augustin, QC

Classification

S8/SB8/SM8

At the London 2019 World Para Swimming Championships, Sabrina Duchesne reached two finals in four individual events, including the 400-m freestyle S7 (6th) and 200-m individual medley SM7 (8th). 

At the 2018 Pan Pacific Para Swimming Championships, Duchesne finished fourth in the 400-m freestyle S7 and sixth in the 100-m freestyle S7 and the 50-m butterfly S7 in a personal best time.

At the Rio 2016 Paralympic Games, Duchesne swam in five events, with her best result being a 9th-place finish in the 400-m freestyle.

Duchesne made a strong impression in her first season on the national team in 2015. She won the bronze medal in the 400-m freestyle at the Toronto 2015 Parapan American Games and raced in five events at the 2015 IPC World Championships. She was the youngest national team member that season at age 14.

CAREER HIGHLIGHTS

2019 IPC World Championships… 2016 Paralympic Games… 2015 Parapan American Games and IPC World Championships…

PERSONAL

She was a recipient of the Petro-Canada 2015 Fuelling Athletes and Coaching Excellence (FACE) program… After her swimming career she would like to become a lawyer or criminologist… 

NOTABLE INTERNATIONAL RESULTS

2019 IPC World Championships 400m freestyle 7th
2019 IPC World Championships 200m individual medley 8th 
2016 Paralympic Games 400-m freestyle 9th 
2015 Parapan American Games 400-m freestyle 3rd
2015 IPC World Championships 200-m individual medley 7th

Year Type
Host City
Medals
2020 Summer
Tokyo, Japan
2016 Summer
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Rio de Janeiro, Brazil