Moguls - B
Date of birth
January 10, 1996
Place of birth
Year you made the National Team
Michel Hamelin, Vincent Sigouin, Steve Omischl
2012 Nor-Am Grand Prix Winner, 2013 FIS World Cup Rookie of the Year, and
4th at the Calgary World Cup (Single Moguls).
Hart Japan, Dermal Systems, Toyo Tires Canada, Outdoor Gear Canada, Mountain Cultures
Focus on the process, not the results!
Favourite TV series/Movie/Book
Parks and Recreation (TV), MasterChef (TV), My Mother’s Secret (Book)
What's on my IPod
A little bit of everything (except country)
SCIDES (Distance Education)
Road biking, running, baking, cats, spending time with my family
Ultimate holiday destination
South Africa to visit my family
I never leave home without...
Right ski, left ski
Who has had the most influence on your athletic career?
My family, because they are always there to help me and support my dreams.
What's the biggest challenge you've had to overcome?
Failing to make the 2014 Olympic team, It was devastating, but I have learned a lot from the whole experience
Goals outside of sport
To become a doctor
To get seriously injured
Favourite yoga pose
Advice to young athletes
Enjoy what you do, stop if it starts to become a chore
How did you get into freestyle?
I saw the local freestyle club at Apex and thought it looked like a blast! I joined the next year and never looked back
It would surprise you to know that...
I don't like most fruits
If I wasn't an athlete I would be...
Going to school in hopes of one day becoming a doctor
Favourite World Cup stop and why?
Japan, I absolutely love the food, culture, and people. I also really like the World Cup in Calgary because it is an amazing event and close to home.
What’s the craziest thing you’ve done to support your passion for skiing?
I have had to do my entire high school education online
Favourite form of exercise
Other than skiing, road biking
Dirty computer and phone screens
Anything else to add?
At the 2013 World Championships in Voss, Norway my ski pants fell completely off during my qualification run, haha