An unstoppable legend is on the rise. Having morphed from a promising junior swimmer into an outstanding record-holding athlete at a young age, Summer McIntosh is a force to be reckoned with.
"Pressure is just a part of sports, and I really do enjoy those high intense moments right before you get on the blocks, fueled by the adrenaline."
Born in 2006, the Canadian swimmer is already a four-time World Champion and holds the World Record in the 400m medley. Extraordinary.
A young trailblazer with a remarkable winning mentality, Summer commands respect and admiration beyond her sport. A pure prodigy.
The Edge is a series of conversations where extraordinary people tell intimate stories of one moment that changed everything for them. Our guest today is Summer McIntosh, a four-time World Aquatics champion, a two-time Commonwealth Games gold medalist, and the current world record holder in the women’s 400 metre individual medley. The best part? She’s only 17 years old.