Biography:

Has won six Nor-Am Cup medals – One gold . . . Gold and silver at FIS Races.

GETTING TO KNOW…

Sister Kim McMurtry (26) … Full-time student at Athabasca University … Travelled to Salt Lake City in 2002 to watch the Olympic Cross-Country Skiing and Biathlon competitions … Lists Counting Crows, Kings of Leon, Brand New and Band of Horses as his favourite bands … Personal motto: “Nothing to it, but to do it .”