Biography:

Jusleen VirkJusleen Virk has participated in two editions of the WKF World Junior Championships. In 2012 she achieved a career highlight by winning bronze in the under 53kg weight category at the Pan American Youth Championships. She added another international bronze medal at the 2013 Karate 1 Premier League Grand Final in Salzburg.

PERSONAL

Family: Parents Amrik Singh Virk and Jatinder Kaur Virk… Sisters Anisha and Maansi… Getting into the Sport: Her father was a black belt and an RCMP officer so it was very important to him that his daughters have the ability to protect themselves… Outside Interests: Pursuing her Bachelor of Science in Biology, working towards a Doctorate of Dental Medicine… Volunteers at an outpatient centre… Works as an instructor for children aged 4-10 in a brain development program…

NOTABLE INTERNATIONAL RESULTS

PAC: 2015 – participant; 2014 – participant; 2013 – participant; 2012 – participant

PAC (youth): 2012 – BRONZE

WKF WCh (junior): 2011 – participant; 2007 – 7th