Hello my name is…” is a series dedicated to learning more about some of Canada’s top summer athletes ahead of Rio 2016.

Gavin Schmitt is a powerhouse on the court and is ready to take Rio by storm with his teammates. During his off time he enjoys to cook and he’s always up for a good dad joke.

Get to know Schmitt a little bit better with some fun questions.

Canada's Gavin Schmitt up for a serve on May 5, 2015 in Halifax against Argentina (Photo: FIVB).

Canada’s Gavin Schmitt up for a serve on May 5, 2015 in Halifax against Argentina (Photo: FIVB).

Hi my name is Gavin Schmitt

Hi my name is Gavin Schmitt

Hi my name is Gavin Schmitt

Hi my name is Gavin Schmitt

Hi my name is Gavin Schmitt

Hi my name is Gavin Schmitt

Hi my name is Gavin Schmitt