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


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


Gene Muller, Louis Mendonca, Shiaz Virjee, Alan Brahmst

Senior national athlete since:


Nickname (s):

Marky, DJ Master P

College/ University (year graduated):


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)

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