Biography:

Languages spoken:

English

Idols (in sport or other):

Micheal Jordan

Favourite activities outside of sport:

Skiing, hiking, SCUBA diving, reading

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

Stuart Hinze (10/18/1984)

Pre-competition rituals / superstitions:

Listening to music, putting my right shoe on first.

Training Location(s):

University of British Columbia in Vancouver, BC, Winnipeg, MB for National Team

Preferred sport events / Specialties:

Volleyball, Hockey

Coach(es):

Arnd Ludwig (National Team), Doug Reimer (UBC)

Senior national athlete since:

2007

Nickname (s):

Jen

College/ University (year graduated):

University of British Columbia (2011)

Focus of studies:

Cell Biology and Genetics

Org./ charities supported:

Downtown Eastside Neighbourhood House

Other sports participated in:

Track and Field

Favourite movies / TV shows:

Battlestar Galactica, ER

Favourite quote / motto:

Success is not forever, and failure is not fatal

It would surprise you to know that I …:

Have my PADI Open Water diver certification

National titles (include event, year):

CIS National Champions (2008, 2009, 2010, 2011)

Career notes (inc. Top results) in 2011:

CIS National Champions

Career notes (inc. Top results) in 2010:

Pan Am Cup-7th
World Championship Qualifier- 1st
CIS National Champions

Career notes (inc. Top results) in 2009:

Pan Am Cup-7th
CIS National Champions

Career notes (inc. Top results) in 2008:

CIS National Champions

World Championship appearances – Best results by year:

2010- 21st

Major awards (ex. CDN Player of Year, Hall of Fame inductee):

CIS All-Canadian (2010, 2011)