Sawatsky On Swimming By Meliah Motchman

Sawatsky On Swimming By Meliah Motchman


Meliah Motchman
keeps swimming further and further, extending herself and redefining her potential. Madame Butterfly, as she is known among her teammates with the Spirit Orcas, has Down syndrome and big dreams.

Adam Sawatsky, the CTV News Vancouver Island Arts & Entertainment Host, is covering Motchman from Vancouver Island (see here). Watch her interview here.

Motchman is shown above after completing a 5 km swim in Thetis Lake on Vancouver Island in her native British Columbia in Canada with coach Susan Simmons above.

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But now she wants to do a longer marathon swim: a 10 km solo effort in Lake Cowichan in British Columbia. Read on here.

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