Marsteller, Jason
June 2008
Swimming World;Jun2008, Vol. 49 Issue 6, p31
The article profiles Audrey Lecroix, a Canadian swimmer. On top of setting the women's 200 meter butterfly record twice in 2007, she also owns the short course meters standards in the 100 and 200 butterfly. Lecroix, who trains with Coach Claude St-Jean, won bronze in the 100 butterfly with a time of 58.89 at the 2006 Commonwealth Games.


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