Sydney Kinderwater – Judo

Sydney Kinderwater is a member of the Provincial Judo Team.  After her performance in the Quebec open Senior Women’s event in November 2021 where she competed in an age category above her own Sydney was selected to compete in the Elite 8 National Judo Championships and the European Junior Cup in Coimbra. Portugal. She also […]

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Janine Shillington – Crossfit

Janine Shillington shows tremendous amounts of passion, commitment and integrity when it comes to both professional and personal aspects of her life. She has created a balance which allows her to strive as an athlete while excelling in her business and maintaining a family life. She always puts all-out effort into the things that are […]

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Miya Dreyer – Snowboarding

Miya is very athletic; on top of her passion for snowboarding, she participates in almost every school sport. She qualified for a spot at Arctic Winter Games with a first place for speed and third for air in try outs and unfortunately was unable to compete due to the games being postponed. Miya is very […]

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Yasna Paola Martinez – Running

Yasna Martinez, commonly known as Mrs. Martinez is a 5th degree black belt in Taekwon-do, a martial arts instructor, a coach and a ultrarunner. In 2020, she accomplished many virtual races including: Gator-Aide 19 Virtual Fun Challenge – 191km in 8 days – Finished Beat Sinister Virtual Race – Finished Pure Ultra Virtual Race – […]

Read More February 8, 2021

Catherine Minic – Swimming

Catherine trains and competes for the Grande Prairie Piranhas Swim Club and dedicates over 20hrs per week in and out the water to improving her performances. Her swimming career to date includes breaking Provincial records, being a National Age Group Champion and an identified talented athlete for Swimming Canada. This is her last full time […]

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Anna van der Giessen – Cross Country Running

Former high-school basketball player who started a nursing program at GPRC and decided to join the cross-country team. She is a passionate, dedicated student and athlete who has a great potential that has just started to show. Despite genetics, most of the time it takes years for an athlete to reach their fullest potential. In […]

Read More February 9, 2020

Mairen Lawson – Triathlon

Mairen is the inspiration and role model for the Triathlon Club. As a busy athlete her love of the sport encompasses her and gives back any spare time she has to coaching the 4-8 year old groups. In 2019, her accomplishments included: 2nd place in the International Triathlon Union World triathlon 6th/8th at Triathlon Nationals […]

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Madison Quartly – Baseball

Madison has represented Alberta at Nationals for the past 5 years and always representing her community at the AA level in minor baseball. In 2019, she was the first female to play for the AAA U18 Northern Lights baseball team. Her goal is to play for Team Canada. In 2019, her accomplishments included: U16 Nationals-Bedford, […]

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Isabella Seward – Trampoline & Tumbling

Isabella is aspiring to make the Canadian Junior National team this year to represent Canada at the Indo Pacific Championships. She is a strong role model in the club and is working as a junior coach to help further athletes gain a love for the sport as well! In 2019, her accomplishments included: Met Canadian […]

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Catherine Minic – Swimming

Catherine represents herself, her teammates and the club with the highest level of professionalism. In 2019, her accomplishments included: Alberta Masters Provincial Championships – 2nd in age group, 800m Freestyle – 2nd in age group, 100m Individual Medley – 2nd in age group, 50m Free – 1st in age group, 100m Backstroke – 2nd in […]

Read More February 9, 2020