Para-swimming legend Benoit Huot experiences déjà vu in Rio

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil – With 23-year-old Isaac Bouckley lined up to his right in lane one, 32-year-old Benoit Huot could see some of himself. Flashback to 2000 and Huot was in a similar situation – the young kid lined up with one of Canada’s best para-swimmers. “I remember a swimmer, Phillipe Gagnon, and it […]

Nathan Clement claims national record in 50m butterfly at Rio

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil – Nathan Clement never expected a call to the national para-swim team, but now the swimmer is here he’s walked away with a Canadian record. The North Vancouver, B.C., native finished fifth in the men’s 50m S6 butterfly final — something he didn’t imagine in his dreams. “Going from a bubble […]