What I do when I'm not skiing?
Ph.D. student at the University of Ottawa (research is about the promotion of walking, cycling and public transit use in Ottawa an Helsinki)
Member of the Gatineau Loppet Board of Directors
World Cup national group racer, Canmore 2005
World University Games team member, 2001
World Junior Championships team member, 1996
Gatineau Loppet 53k skate winner, 2002
Jackrabbit Speed 60 badge (1987)
Favourite Ottawa-Gatineau Trail?
Pleasant Valley (#34) Gatineau Park
Gatineau Loppet 51k classic (point to point course!)
Amercian Birkibeiner 50 skate (point to to point course!)
Viking Loppet (Morin Heights) 32 k classic (point to point course....see a pattern?)
30k skiathlon (seems like the best test of overall skiing ability)
Long ski or trail run in Gatineau Park. The variety and the scenery
Do you feel lucky, punk? I counted, and you fired six shots, so yeah, definitely.
= Dirty Harrry
Racing Goals for this Season?
Get the most out of myself at some events including the following:
-Eastern Canadian Championships, Nakkertok
-Gatineau Loppet 51k classic
-American Birkebeiner 50k skate
I blog about sustainable, active transportation, especially in places with winter.