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Mareya Valeva

LFSS Coach

Mareya Valeva is a competitive swimmer, first-year science student, and Lightning Fast coach at UVic. She started swimming at the age of 6 at Point Claire and quickly discovered her love for the sport. Mareya took up competitive swimming at 8 years old and has swam across Canada with the Manitoba Bisons, the Calgary Dinos, Island Swimming, and now the Vikes. She has been a finalist in competitions such as Western Canadian Championships, and Ontario Junior International and has competed at the Canadian Senior Championships.  

Mareya believes that swimming has the potential to develop a driving character both in and out of the water. She strives to immerse her swimmers into a compelling and dynamic environment.