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Annamay Pierse- World Record Holder

Annamay is a member of Canada’s national swim team and the current world record holder for the women’s 200m breaststroke (short course).  She was a member of the Canadian Olympic team in Beijing in 2008 and is currently preparing for London in 2012.  

Annamay was born in Toronto, Ontario and grew up in Edmonton, Alberta. Currently she resides in Vancouver,BC and attends The University of British Columbia. Annamay has 5 sisters, of which she is the oldest, and 2 brothers. All the sisters are competitive swimmers!  

Placing first at the Canadian Olympic trails in 100m breaststroke qualified her for the Summer Olympic games in Beijing in 2008. Annamay placed 6th in the 200m breaststroke and placed 7th in 4X100m medley relay as a member of the canadian team in Beijing.  Annamay is one of the new members of the 7SYSTEMS 2011 Pro Team.