Discipline/event: Women’s Kayak
Hometown: Dartmouth, NS
Residence: Dartmouth, NS
Club: Banook Canoe Club
Coach: Jan Kruk
Interests: Hiking, cats, cooking and baking, swimming.
Goals: To represent Canada at the 2016 Olympic Games
2012 Olympic Trials – 5th K1 500m, 2nd K2 500m
2012 National Team Trials – 2nd K1 500m
2011 National Team Trials – 2nd K2 500m
2010 World Cup, Hungary – 7th K1 5000m
2009 Pan American Championships – 1st K2 200m, 2nd K2 1000m, 2nd K4 500m
2009 & 2005 Canada Games – 5 gold, 1 silver, 1 bronze
Multi-time National Champion
Russell 5th at World Cup
May 21, 2013
De Jonge places sixth in K-1 200 metres Ben Russell of Dartmouth fashioned the province’s top result at the ICF World Cup canoe sprint tour in Racice, Czech Republic, on Sunday. Competing in the C-1 5,000 metres, Russell secured fifth place with a time of 23 minutes 27 seconds. Fellow Canadian Paul Bryant of Richmond… [read more]
@boxing_canada training camp in Montreal. Brody Blair (Pictou, NS) is in the ring. http://t.co/box67UWY40
4 days ago
Pleased to announce @big_steins (Jeremy Steinbach) as the new Provincial Strength and Conditioning Coach in Halifax! Welcome to NS, May 27!
4 days ago
Getting to Know our Atlantic Athletes! Learn more about @jcolley5 as she heads to SWNT tryouts this weekend!
6 days ago
Discipline/Event: Wheelchair Basketball Hometown: Fredericton, NB Club: Elm City Sports Club Coach: Jerry Tonella, national men’s wheelchair basketball team Significant Results: Two-time Paralympic gold medallist (2000, 2004) Paralympic silver medallist (2008) World Championships gold medallist (2006) Two-time Canadian National Championships MVP (2006, 2007) Two-time Sport NB Male Athlete of the Year (2001, 2004)