FR

Canadian Olympic Team Official Website

Mark Pearson
  • Born: 06/18/1987
  • Age: 27
  • Height: 181cm
  • Weight: 80kg
  • Birthplace: Vancouver, British Columbia

Club:

UBCHC, West Vancouver, Tsawwassen Falcons, Club an der Alster (Hamburg, Germany)

Languages spoken:

English, German

Idols (in sport or other):

Dean Learner, Roger Federer, Frank Lampard and Sidney Crosby

Favourite activities outside of sport:

fishing, golf, reading, tanning, tennis, anything at the beach

Sibling(s) Name(s) (date of birth):

Vickie (September 26, 1988), Rachelle (January 7, 1991), Vanessa (September 22, 1997)

Pre-competition rituals / superstitions:

3 Stripes of white tape on my stick just below the grip.

Training Location(s):

Wright Field, UBC, Vancouver

Preferred sport events / Specialties:

World Cup, Olympics, Stanley Cup Playoffs

Coach(es):

Gene Muller, Louis Mendonca, Shiaz Virjee, Alan Brahmst

Senior national athlete since:

2005

Nickname (s):

Marky, DJ Master P

College/ University (year graduated):

UBC

Other sports participated in:

soccer, tennis, golf, ice hockey

Favourite movies / TV shows:

Entourage, Californication, Friday Night Lights, J-Shore

National titles (include event, year):

Canadian National Championships 1st (2010, 2011)

Career notes (inc. Top results) in 2010:

2010 World Cup (11th)
2010 Commonwealth Games (7th)

Career notes (inc. Top results) in 2009:

2009 Pan-Am Cup (1st)

Career notes (inc. Top results) in 2008:

2008 Beijing Olympics (10th)

Career notes (inc. Top results) in 2006:

2006 Commonwealth Games (7th)

World Championship appearances – Best results by year:

2010 World Cup in Delhi, India (11th)
2008 Beijing Olympics (10th)

Olympic Highlights

Open/Close

GAME:

TYPE:

SPORT:

EVENT:

RESULT:

FINISH:

2008 Beijing Olympic Summer GamesField HockeyMen - 10
Canadian Olympic ID

Canada RunsSee All

[QUIZ] Coolest runnings: Olympic running trivia

Upcoming GamesSee All

2015 Toronto

2015 Toronto

Toronto was awarded the 2015 Pan American Games on November 6, 2009, defeating bids from Lima, Peru and Bogota, Colombia….

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 866 other followers

Get your free Olympic I.D.

Get your Olympic I.D. for early access to exclusive content, contests and email updates from your Canadian Olympic Team.