Geneviève Saumur

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Geneviève Saumur
Personal information
Full name Geneviève Saumur
National team  Canada
Born (1987-06-23) June 23, 1987 (age 29)
Montreal, Quebec
Height 1.65 m (5 ft 5 in)
Weight 63 kg (139 lb)
Sport Swimming
Strokes Freestyle
Club Piscines du Parc Olympique

Geneviève Saumur (born June 23, 1987)[1] is a Canadian Olympic swimmer. She swam for Canada at the 2008 Olympics.

She currently holds the 200-metre freestyle (short-course and long-course) Canadian national record.

She has swum for Canada at:

She won a silver medal at the 2006 Pan Pacific Swimming Championships as a member of the 4x100-metre freestyle relay team, and a bronze medal in the same event at the 2006 Commonwealth Games. At the 2008 Summer Olympics, she was a member of the Canadian team that finished in 8th place in the 4x100-metre freestyle relay.

As of 2008, Saumur is studying at Ahuntsic CEGEP.[3]


  1. ^ Saumur's entry Archived August 17, 2011, at the Wayback Machine. from; retrieved 2009-07-03.
  2. ^ Saumur's results page from the 2008 Olympics website (; retrieved 2009-07-02.
  3. ^ Saumur's bio from the CBC; retrieved 2009-07-03.