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Tessa CIEPLUCHA
Sport Open Water Swimming
NOC Canada   
GenderWomen
Born24 Sep 1998 in Oakville, CAN
Height1.75 m
 Human Interest 
Further Personal Information
Residence
Georgetown, ON, CAN
Occupation
Athlete, Consultant
Languages
English
Higher education
Environmental Studies, Geography, Geology - University of Tennessee: Knoxville, TN, USA
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport?
She took up the sport at age seven and started competing at age nine.
Why this sport?
Her older sister was a swimmer so she followed her into the sport.
Club / Team
Markham Aquatic Club: Canada
Name of coach
Matt Kredich [personal]
General Interest
Nicknames
Tess (Instagram profile, 11 Jul 2021)
Hobbies
Hiking, spending time outdoors. (olympic.ca, 11 Aug 2019)
Sporting philosophy / motto
"If you have a lane, you have a chance." (olympic.ca, 11 Aug 2019)
Awards and honours
She was selected for the All-Southeastern Conference [SEC] First Team in 2019 while she was competing for the University of Tennessee in Knoxville, TN, United States of America. (knoxnews.com, 22 Jul 2021)

 Competition Highlights
Olympic Games
Rank Year Venue Event Result
Heats 2021 Tokyo, JPN 400m Individual Medley 4:44.54
World Championships
Rank Year Venue Event Result
Heats 2022 Budapest, HUN 400m Individual Medley 4:44.53
World Championships Short Course
Rank Year Venue Event Result
Heats 2021 Abu Dhabi, UAE 200m Butterfly 2:11.06
1 2021 Abu Dhabi, UAE 400m Individual Medley 4:25.55
6 2021 Abu Dhabi, UAE 200m Breaststroke 2:19.99
1 2021 Abu Dhabi, UAE 4 x 200m Freestyle Relay  
Pan American Games
Rank Year Venue Event Result
7 2019 Lima, PER 200m Breaststroke 2:29.59
1 2019 Lima, PER 400m Individual Medley 4:39.90
World Cup
Rank Year Venue Event Result
58 2015 San Miguel de Cozumel, MEX 10km 2:06:04.00