National Teams

Para-Swimming Team

Angela Marina

  • Age 23
  • Height 180 cm / 5 ft 11 in
  • Club Brantford Aquatic Club
  • Coach Paul Armstrong
  • Previous Coaches Tom Langridge
  • Hometown Cambridge, ON
  • Residence Cambridge, ON

National Team Highlights

EventFinalist
Madeira 2022 World Para Swimming Championships3
Tokyo 2020 Paralympic Games1
Lima 2019 Parapan American Games213
Cairns 2018 Pan Pacific Para Swimming Championships124

Angela’s Bio

  • At the Madeira 2022 World Para Swimming Championships, Marina was a member of the mixed 4×100-m freestyle S14 relay that placed 4th and the mixed 4×100-m medley S14 relay that placed 5th. Both relays broke Canadian records. Individually, Marina placed 8th in the 200-m individual medley SM14, 10th in the 200-m freestyle S14, and 12th in the 100-m backstroke S14.
  • At the Tokyo 2020 Paralympics, Angela Marina placed sixth in 200-m freestyle S14, as she became the first Canadian woman to qualify for a Paralympic S14 final. Marina finished 10th in the women’s 100-m backstroke S14, 11th in the 100-m butterfly S14, 12th in the 200-m individual medley SM14 and 13th in the 100-m breaststroke SB14.
  • At the Lima 2019 Parapan American Games, Marina won gold in the 200-m freestyle S14 and in the 100-m butterfly S14. She also captured bronze in the 100-m backstroke S14.
  • At the 2018 Pan Pacific Para Swimming Championships, Marina won gold and broke the Canadian record in the 200-m freestyle S14. She also captured bronze in the 100-m backstroke S14, and the 200-m individual medley SM14.
  • Marina won a multi-class gold medal in the 200-m freestyle at the 2022 Bell Canadian Swimming Trials. She also earned a bronze medal in the 100-m butterfly multi-class. Her performances qualified her for the 2022 World Para Swimming Championships.
  • At the 2019 Canadian Swimming Trials in Toronto, Marina claimed a multi-class silver medal in the 200-m freestyle and set a personal-best time in the 100-m freestyle.
  • At the 2018 Canadian Swimming Trials, Angela Marina won the women’s Para multi-class 200-m freestyle, and earned bronze in the 100-m backstroke and 100-m butterfly. Her performance qualified her for the Pan Pacific Para Swimming Championships, her first senior national team.
  • At the 2017 Canada Summer Games, Marina won gold in the 100-m and 200-m freestyle and the 100-m butterfly. She earned silver in the 50-m freestyle, 100-m backstroke and 200-m individual medley and a bronze in the 100-breaststroke.
Quick Facts
  • Favourite quote/motto: Never give up when things are tough!

Angela’s Personal Bests

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EventCourseTimeDateMeetStatus
100m Breaststroke50mCanadian Junior & Senior Championships
200m Medley50mWorld Para Swimming Championships
50m Breaststroke50mBAC Saturday Splash
800m Freestyle50mBAC Saturday Splash
100m Medley25mBlue vs White Dual Meet
200m Medley25mLAC - Nothers R2R Part 1
100m Breaststroke25mTime Trials
200m Backstroke25mTime Trials
50m Breaststroke25mBAC November Senior Intra Club
100m Backstroke25mWestern Region SC Championships
100m Backstroke50mU.S. Paralympics National
400m Medley50mU.S. Paralympics National
200m Freestyle25mLAC - Nothers Fall Invitational
800m Freestyle25mLAC - Nothers Fall Invitational
400m Medley25mLAC - Nothers Fall Invitational
400m Freestyle25mSwim International
200m Freestyle50mParapan American Games
200m Breaststroke50mOH PHST LC Senior Championships
100m Freestyle Laps50mOH PHST LC Senior ChampionshipsRELAY
200m Backstroke50mOH PHST LC Senior Championships
50m Freestyle Laps50mOH PHST LC Senior ChampionshipsRELAY
400m Freestyle50mOH PHST LC Senior Championships
200m Freestyle Laps50mOH PHST LC Senior ChampionshipsRELAY
100m Freestyle50mSummer Ontario Swimming Championship
50m Freestyle50mSpring Ontario Swimming Championship
50m Freestyle25mTeam Showdown
100m Freestyle25mSwim International
200m Breaststroke25mSwim International
50m Butterfly25mSwim International
50m Freestyle Laps25mSwim InternationalRELAY
50m Backstroke50mLAC - Hollandia Spring Invitational
200m Butterfly25mWestern Region SC Champs
50m Backstroke25mSwim InternationalRELAY
100m Butterfly25mSwim International
100m Butterfly50mCanada Summer Games
50m Butterfly50mWEST International
1500m Freestyle50mEvening in Brantford LC
100m Butterfly Laps50mIAG Championships & Summer OpeRELAY
50m Butterfly Laps50mIAG Championships & Summer OpeRELAY
50m Butterfly Laps25mSwim International 2015 - 40th AnniversaryRELAY
200m Butterfly50mWOSA 2014-2015 Regional Long Course