Lauren is a long track speed skater born in Ottawa, currently based at the Olympic Oval in Calgary specializing in the 3000m, and 5000m events. Her biggest motivation is her father who passed away after a 5 year struggle against ALS, also known as Lou Gehrig’s disease.

Born and raised in Calgary, Jessica is a multi-time national champion competing in the sports of track and field, cross country, and road running. Growing up as an Irish dancer, Jess started joined a track club in Grade 11, and hasn’t stopped running since!

Born in Ontario, raised in small towns across Alberta, Lynda is all about facing new challenges and overcoming adversity. She started shooting at the age of 11 with dreams of the Canada Winter Games. Although she was the alternate for the 1995 Canada Winter Games and never made it to the games her passion for shooting sports was already planted and her dreams got bigger, and the Olympics became a real goal...

Part of the next generation of Canadian luge, Mitchel Malyk spent his first full season on the World Cup circuit in 2013-14. He also made his Olympic debut with a 26th place finish in the men’s singles event at Sochi 2014. Malyk got his first taste of the Olympic experience when he competed at the 2012 Youth Olympic Winter Games in Innsbruck where he was the top Canadian luger thanks to his fifth place finish...

John Fennell is part of the next generation of Canadian luge. He was just a 14-year-old spectator at the Vancouver 2010 Winter Games, but that solidified his Olympic dream. Fennell was hooked after his first luge run in 2006 during a “Learn to Luge” session at Canada Olympic Park...

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