Nikita Tsyruk – Judo

Nikita is an active Judo Alberta provincial team member, and an active member of the GP Wrestling Club.  In both sports, he is the first to step on the mat and the last to leave all while pushing himself beyond his limits. Over the past two years Nikita has overcome many hurdles. Nikita understands teamwork, […]

Read More February 18, 2022

Kale Kobe – Hockey

Kale is a valuable team player with great attitude who always puts his team first. In 2021 he tried out for the Arctic Winter Games hockey team. Kale plays hockey for the Valleyview U18 Ice Bears hockey team and was tied in first place for points in his hockey league.

Read More February 18, 2022

Nikita Tsyruk – Judo

Nikita competes competitively in Judo events with GP Martial Arts Club House. In 2020 COVID-19 closed most athletic clubs, but it did not stop Nikita from practicing his passion. By working at home and reaching out to his coach, Carlos Grisales, for advice Nikita continually developed his abilities. Though he did not compete as much […]

Read More February 22, 2021

Jacob Farnsworth – Triathlon

2020 would have been an amazing year for Jacob in all of his triathlon competitions. He was training hard and was in peak condition for his many events. When covid happened, it knocked the wind out of his sail, but just for a moment…. As soon as government restrictions eased, he started training individually, as […]

Read More February 22, 2021

Brayden Bartelds – Taekwon-do

Brayden actively trains as a 3rd degree blackbelt for Gladiators Martial Arts academy and has carried his club’s name to countless tournaments around the country and the globe- always placing and bringing home a gold. Brayden consistently brings his all to every training session, pushing his limits and setting the tone for other competitors – […]

Read More February 22, 2021

Ryan O’Handley – Trampoline & Tumbling

Ryan is a great worker in the gym and role model for the other athletes about overcoming adversity and injuries. He is a leader in the club working on his coaching education as well. Ryan is a fantastic teammate, always trying to help everyone around him and raise the spirits in the group. 2019 accomplishments […]

Read More February 9, 2020

Jordan Coen – Triathlon, Cross Country Running & Skipping

Jordan demonstrates commitment and perseverance in multiple sports across the Peace Region. Jordan holds several national titles and records for skipping and represented zone 8 in the Alberta Sumer Games. As a well-rounded athlete; Jordan has medal standings in many sports such as; volleyball, golf, badminton and basketball to name a few. 2019 accomplishments include: […]

Read More February 9, 2020

Nathaniel Reid – Figure Skating

Nathaniel skates with the Peace River, Nampa and Twilight Figure Skating clubs. He is always ready to get on the ice, 5 sometimes 6 days per week. Nathaniel recently competed in Edmonton against other male skaters in his level. He skated a solid program and placed 1st. Nathaniel is always happy and willing to help […]

Read More February 9, 2020

Kobe Grocholski – Athletics & Cross Country Running

Kobe consistently excelled at the local, regional, provincial, and national levels in 2019 in both track and field and xc running. He is a top notch student and active in the community as a hockey referee and dancer. 2019 accomplishments include: Athletics Alberta U20 1500m – Gold Athletics Alberta U18 1500m – Gold & Indoor […]

Read More February 9, 2020

Kole Sauve – Figure Skating

2019 was Kole’s first competition in the competitive stream. He skated a clean program with 6 doubles and a combination spin with 20 revs! 2019 accomplishments include: Placed 2nd in singles and 2nd in pairs at Alberta Sectionals (Provincials) Qualified for the provincial Junior Development team for Alberta SkateCanada AB-NWT/Nunavut Sectional Championships – Juvenile Men: […]

Read More February 9, 2020