National Teams

Senior National Team

Erika Seltenreich-Hodgson

  • Age 29
  • Height 175 cm / 5 ftin
  • Club High Performance Centre- Vancouver
  • Coach Tom Johnson
  • Hometown Ottawa, ON
  • Residence Vancouver, BC
  • Event 200 IM

National Team Highlights

Gold Coast 2018 Commonwealth Games12
Toronto 2015 Pan Am Games12
Gold Coast 2014 Pan Pacific Championships2

Erika’s Bio

  • In her first Olympic Games in 2016, Seltenreich-Hodgson made it to the semifinals in the 200-m individual medley where she finished 14th.
  • Seltenreich-Hodgson took home a bronze medal in the 200-m IM at the 2018 Commonwealth Games. She finished fourth in the 400-m IM in a personal best time.
  • At the 2018 Pan Pacific Championships in Tokyo, Seltenreich-Hodgson finished sixth in the 400-m individual medley.
  • At the 2019 Canadian Swimming Trials, Seltenreich-Hodgson finished fourth and sixth in the 400-m and 200-m individual medley to qualify for her second Pan American Games.
  • At the 2018 Canadian Swimming Trials in Edmonton, Seltenreich-Hodgson earned a bronze in the 200-m individual medley, joining Sydney Pickrem and Kelsey Wog in swimming under the FINA A standard to qualify for the Pan Pacific Championships.
  • At the 2017 FINA World Championships in Budapest, Seltenreich-Hodgson finished 11th in the 200-m individual medley.
  • At the 2017 Canadian Swimming Trials, Seltenreich-Hodgson qualified for her second FINA World Championships with her silver medal in the 200-m individual medley in a personal best time.
  • At the 2016 Canadian Olympic & Para-Swimming Trials, Seltenreich-Hodgson won a silver medal and Olympic berth in the 200-m IM. Her success came after a tough year in which she sought treatment for depression that slowed her 2015 season.
  • At the Toronto 2015 Pan Am Games, Seltenreich-Hodgson earned herself a fifth place finish in the 200-m medley. She also swam the morning session of the 4×200-m freestyle, which later on won a bronze medal.
  • In 2014 she was a member of both the Commonwealth Games and Pan Pacific Championships teams, with two top-five finishes at the Games.
  • At the 2013 FINA World Championships in Barcelona, she advanced to the semifinal in the 200-m individual medley, finishing 16th overall and was also 19th in the 400-m IM.
  • She represented Canada at the 2011 World Junior Championships where she took home a bronze in the 200-m IM.
  • At the 2012 Junior Pan Pacific Championships she won bronze in the 4×100-m free relay, and gold in the 200-m IM.
Quick Facts
  • Twitter: @erika_salt
  • Instagram: @erikash24
  • Favourite Movie: Into the Spiderverse
  • Favourite Book: Harry Potter Series
  • Favourite TV Show: Parks and Recreation
  • Favourite Website: Instagram
  • Music behind the Blocks: A wide variety from Top 40 Pop, Rap, intense instrumentals and movie scores
  • Pre-race meal: oatmeal mixed with yoghurt and peanut butter
  • Guilty Pleasure: Peanut Butter

Erika’s Personal Bests

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