Rebel Notes: Was third at the 2003 Canadian Nationals in the 200 back ... fifth and sixth at the 2004 Canadian Olympic Trials in the 200 and 100 back, respectively.
2004-05 (Junior): Defended his MWC 200 back title from the previous year with a new school record time of 1:45.71 ... also was runner-up in the 100 back (48.94) to teammate Jonathan Hugo ... finished 12th in the 200 IM (1:53.30) ... led off the conference-record setting 400 medley relay.
2003-04 (Sophomore): 200 back (1:45.97) champion at the MWCs, and runner-up in the 100 back (49.29) behind teammate Jonathan Hugo ... led off the first place 400 medley relay ... anchored the fourth-place 800 free relay ... took 15th in the 200 IM (1:54.37).
2002-03 (Freshman): Took third in the 200 back at the MWC Championships (1:48.69) ... he also finished ninth in the 100 back (50.57).
High School: Helped his team to a 2001 Junior National Championship ... won the Male Youth High Point Award at the 2001 Canadian Youth Nationals ... took 5th in the 200 back at the 2002 Senior Nationals ... won four gold medals and three silver at the 2001 Youth Nationals.
Personal: Adam Jonathan Martinson ... born on June 5, 1984, in Calgary, Alberta ... son of Gary and Carol Anne Martinson ... majoring in environmental science and minoring in biology ... has one brother, Ryan (23) ... also enjoys snowboarding, golf, football and reading ... lived in Saudi Arabia for nine years ... considers his family and friends to be the greatest influence on his athletic career.