Biography:

Known as an excellent starter, she qualified for the 2006 Olympic Winter Games but crashed in the third race … Veteran of five WC, with best result 9th in 2008 … Competed at World Cups since the 2002-03 season … Top result was 10th place, set twice in 2009-10.

Getting to know…

Routinely posts very strong starting times … Before every race, she must perform the same warm-up and listen to the same songs on her iPod … Mother, Tania, was a provincial champion show jumper in Saskatchewan … At the age of two, she started dance and gymnastics … Attends the University of Calgary for political science … Father, Bryan, played junior hockey for the Melville Millionaires.