Rebecca Dean • 15 • Regina • Swimming
Nominated by Swim Saskatchewan Inc.
- Won bronze in the 1500 Free, placed 6th in the 200 Fly and placed 9th in the 400 Free events at the 2017 Jeux du Canada Games, competing against participants from 12 provinces. She was chosen by her teammates as the Female Captain for Team Sask - Canada Games Swim Team.
- Won gold and a Canadian Trials Qualifying time in the 15-over Girls 1500 Free event at the 2017 ManSask Provincial Championships, competing against 31 teams from five provinces. As well in the 15-over Girls category, she placed 4th in the 400 Free and 800 Free, and 9th in the 200 Free.
- Placed 9th in the 15-17 Girls 200 Fly event at the 2017 Canadian Junior Swimming Championships, competing against 38 swimmers from 145 clubs.
- In the 14-15 Girls category, she won gold in the 1500 Free, placed 3rd in the 200 Fly, and finished 4th in the 200 Free at the 2017 Bennett Cup, competing against 15 clubs from two provinces.
- Won gold in the 200 Fly, 400 Free, and 800 Free in the category of Girls 13-14 at the 2017 Long Course Prairie Championships, competing against 15 clubs from three provinces. She also won silver in 200 Free, and earned bronze in the 100 Fly in the 13-14 Girls category.
Read Rebecca's feature story here
The other finalists in this category were: