Micah Lau is returning for his second season coaching with the Burnaby Barracudas to be the lead coach at MacPherson. In 2019 Micah coached the Kensington Intermediates, and this summer he will coach the Senior group. Micah started year-round competitive swimming in grade 7 with Hyack swim club and spent most of his high school years training in the High-Performance National group at Hyack. Micah still holds numerous records at Hyack as well as a provincial record in the men’s 15-17 4x200m freestyle relay. He has also competed at numerous national events such as Canadian Summer Nationals and Canadian Trials, as well as international events such as the Ontario Junior International. Micah decided to further his academic and athletic career at SFU; Canada’s only NCAA school. There, Micah is pursuing a major in Computer Science and a minor in Business, while swimming with the SFU Men’s Varsity Swim team. Micah looks to bring his passion and knowledge of swimming, and coaching skills, to help his swimmers be the best athletes they can be, and to also help the entire club succeed.