Katya Chan passes ball

Katya Chan


• Finished second in scoring in the Alberta Open Women’s League for the 2018-19 season with 73 points in 10 games played
• Represented Canada in qualification for the Lima 2019 Pan Am Games


Getting into the Sport: Started playing handball in high school at age 16, joining the junior national team at age 18… Inspired to compete at an elite level for Canada after seeing how much competing at Toronto 2015 meant to some of her friends and teammates… Odds and Ends: Favourite athlete is Norwegian handballer Nora Mørk because of her incredible athleticism and skill on the court… Collects flags from different countries where she competes to hang from her ceiling…