Nick Name: Tina
Ski Club: Grouse Mountain Tyee Ski Club
Hometown: New Westminster
Year on BC Ski Team: 1st
Equipment Sponsors: Head
Career Highlight(s): podium at Canada Winter Games
Other Achievements: Crossfit athlete
Hobbies or Interests: hanging out with friends, cooking and listening to music
Race-day Superstitions: just keep racing like training
Favourite Discipline: GS
Goals for the season: get more comfortable with speed and lower my tech points into the 30's
Life Goals: represent Canada in the Olympics, travel the world
What (or who) inspires you: My father is the biggest inspiration in my life because of everything he has managed to accomplish. He is the hardest working person I know, working day-to-day just so that I can accomplish whichever goal I sent my mind to, and supporting me more than I even believe in myself!
Most surprising item in your suitcase: about 6 pounds of chocolate
Something about me that most people don’t know: I was born in the Ukraine and speak Russian fluently
Words to live by: "everything that you are going through is preparing you for what you asked for"