Discipline/Event: Sprint Kayak
Hometown: Middle Sackville, NS
Residence: Dartmouth, NS
Coach: Csom Latorovszki
Sponsors: Support 4 Sport, Bird Construction, O’Regans Automotive, Oakley Sunglasses
Education: Bachelor of Arts, Political Science and Philosophy from Saint Mary’s University
Interests: Working with RBC Olympian Program, co-owner of an active after-school/summer program called MAPS (Marshall’s Active Programs www.lifemaps.cc) my dog Boots, photography, reading, home renovations.
2004 Olympic Games – 8th in K-4 500m
2003 and 2007 Pan American Games – Total of 4 medals, 2 gold and 2 bronze
2010 World Cup – 7th in K-2 500m
2005, 2006 & 2009 Senior World Championships, 2001 and 2003 Junior World Championships
Over 30 International medals and over 50 National medals won
NS Ikon Athlete of the Year Nominee 2004
Check out my blog at www.jilliandalessio.ca
CanoeKayak Canada names 45 athletes to international tour teams
May 14, 2013
MONTRÉAL – CanoeKayak Canada is pleased to name 33 athletes to its Senior World Cup Team and 12 athletes to its Under 23 International Tour Team following the first set of National Team Trials in Montréal. “I’m looking forward to taking this team overseas for our first international competitions of the next quadrennial,” said Scott… [read more]
@boxing_canada training camp in Montreal. Brody Blair (Pictou, NS) is in the ring. http://t.co/box67UWY40
2 days ago
Pleased to announce @big_steins (Jeremy Steinbach) as the new Provincial Strength and Conditioning Coach in Halifax! Welcome to NS, May 27!
3 days ago
Getting to Know our Atlantic Athletes! Learn more about @jcolley5 as she heads to SWNT tryouts this weekend!
5 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)