Meet the agenda. athletes...

agenda. High Performance Team 2018/19

Brayden Willmott

Age: 15

Hometown: Collingwood

Years skiing: 12 years

Favourite skier: Evan McEachran

Goals this season: Finish top 5 at a Canada Cup and stomp all way dubs

Long term goals: Make the National Team

When I'm not skiing I'm: Catching up on homework!

Sponsors: Head, Skis & Bikes, Tyrollia, Mom & Dad

Kyle Mattice

Age: 14

Hometown: Huntsville

Years skiing: Since I was 2 years old

Favourite skier: Evan McEachran & Dara Howell

Goals this season: Dub 10 (obviously!), make finals at a Canada Cup

Long term goals: The X-Games or Dew Tour

When I'm not skiing I'm: Collecting rocks, trampolining, wake surfing and more!

Sponsors: Head Skis, Algonquin Outfitters, Volcom and Mom and Dad

Spencer Maclean

Age: 15 

Hometown: Aurora

Number of year skiing: 12 years

Favourite skier: Jossi Wells

Goals this season: Makes finals at Canada Cup, win a sport for Junior Nationals, and grab my grabs!

Long term goals: To learn some doubles

When I'm not skiing I'm: Just wake boarding

Sponsors: Mom & Dad

Jack Pritchard

Age: 15 

Hometown: Oakville

Years skiing: 11 years

Favourite skier: Tom Wallisch, Evan McEachran

Goals this season: Dub 10 and make finals at a Canada Cup

Long term goals: Make it to the Ontario Team & continue to progress my skiing

When I'm not skiing I'm: Skateboarding, bouncing on the trampoline or wakeboarding

Sponsors: Squire John's Ski Shop, Volkl, Dabello and Marker 

Jesse Gross

Age: 15

Hometown: Minesing

Years skiing: 10 years

Favourite skier: Vincent Gagnier

Goals this season: Flip over my head twice and ride away and podium at a Canada Cup

Long term goals: To always enjoy what I'm doing, if it's not fun, it's not worth it!

When I'm not skiing I'm: Skim boarding, skateboarding & trampolining

Sponsors: Panda Poles, Poc and Costco!

Elyssa Willmott

Age: 13

Hometown: Collingwood

Years skiing: 10 years

Favourite skier: Nikki Blackall & Megan Oldham

Goals this season: Perfect my cork 720s, land one in competition and make it to finals in all the Canada Cups

Long term goals: Eventually make it to the National Team

When I'm not skiing I'm: Hanging with friends and listening to music

Sponsors: Roxy, Mom and Dad!

Will Fossum

Age: 17

Hometown: Ottawa

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Christian Stormgaard

Age: 20

Hometown: Orangeville

Years skiing: 16 years

Favourite skier: Jarrad McCarl

Goals this season: Podium at a NorAm and to put down 3 doubles in one run

Long term goals: Have as much fun as I can and enjoy every moment

When I'm not skiing I'm: Working, playing video games, golfing or skateboarding

Sponsors: LINE Skis, Full Tilt, Steriks, Moguls in Mocean

Rylan Evans

Age: 19

Hometown: Chatham

Years skiing: 17 years

Favourite skier: Henrik Harlaut

Goals this season: Podium at a NorAm

Long term goals: Make the National Team

When I'm not skiing I'm: Thinking about skiing

Sponsors: Salomon & Scott

Bruce Oldham

Age: 20

Hometown: Parry Sound

Years skiing: 7 years

Favourite skier: Clayton Villa

Goals this season: Win a NorAm

Long term goals: Travel and ski for a living

When I'm not skiing I'm: Doing mountains of school work

Sponsors: Fatpus Skis, Dragon Alliance, Blackstrap

 

agenda. Freeski Development Team 2018/19

Bella Bacon

Age: 13

Hometown: Ellicottville, NY

Years skiing: 11

Favourite skier(s): Henrik Haulaut

Goals this season: Stomp a Cork 7 blunt

Long term goals: X Games & Dew Tour

When I'm not skiing I'm: Playing soccer or skateboarding, but I'm usually skiing somewhere!

Sponsors: Pret helmets

Thomas McEwen

Age: 12

Hometown: Hillsdale

Years skiing: 11

Favourite skier(s): Fabian Bosch, Teal Harle, James “Woodsy” Woods, Alex Hall, Taisei Yamamoto

Goals this season: Backflip, corks, mistys, switch rodeos, switch 1080s, all way 270s on, all ways switch ups and as many switch up, 270s out as possible

Long term goals: This season - Qualify for Junior Nationals. In freestyle skiing - Compete at the X Games and Olympics. Life goals - ski for the rest of my life!

When I'm not skiing I'm: Riding scooters, play basketball and soccer competitively, trampoline and video gaming a little.

Sponsors: Head, Mad Yeti Designs, Giro

Charlie Beatty

Age: 11

Hometown: Horseshoe Valley/Oro Medonte

Years Skiing: 10 years

Favourite Skier: Evan McEachran & Colby Stevenson

Goals this Season: Podium at every Timber Tour, qualify for finals at a Canada Cup event and learn switch misty 900s

Long Term Goals: X Games, make the National Team and complete at the 2026 Winter Olympics

When I'm not skiing I'm: Playing hockey, trampolining, biking or playing Fortnite

Sponsors: Ripcurl Canada, Line, Full Tilt, Muskoka Woods, Spy, Gladiator

Tyler Koch

Age: 14

Hometown: Oro Medonte

Years skiing: 12

Favourite skier: Alex Hall

Goals this season: To get corked!

Long term goals: Land a double

When I'm not skiing I'm: Bouncing on the trampoline or playing lacrosse

Trent Setterington

Age: 10

Hometown: Hawkestone

Year skiing: 8 years

Favourite skier: Evan McEachran, Dara Howell, Tom Wallisch, Teal Harle and Henrik Harlaut

Goals this season: Blind 450 out of a rail and misty 720

Long term goals: Big mountain skiing, X Games and FUN!

When I'm not skiing I'm: Wake boarding, trampolining, mountain biking, skateboarding, ripping back yard set ups, hanging out at school

Sponsors: Muskoka Woods, Gates & Boards, Line, Full Tilt & Smith Optics

Camden Schleyer

Age: 13

Hometown: Erin

Years skiing: 8 years

Favourite skier: Tom Wallisch, Jesper Tjader

Goals this season: Front flip and misty 540

Long term goals: Learn a double cork

When I'm not skiing I'm: Hockey, trampoline, Xbox

Sponsors: Mom & Dad 

Connor Selby

Age: 11

Hometown: Waterloo

Years skiing: Since I was 2

Favourite skier: Henrik Harlaut & Tom Wallisch

Goals for the season: Cork 720, Misty 540 & 720 and Rodeo 540!!

Long term goals: To be in the X Games and the Olympics

When I'm not skiing I'm: Playing with my friends, jumping on the trampoline or playing soccer

Sponsors: My family

Graham MacDonald

Age: 15

Hometown: Newmarket

Years skiing: Since I was 2 years old (park skiing for 1 year)

Favourite skier: Jesper Tjader

Goals this season: Work on unnatural tricks and get better at jumps

Long term goals: X-Games, Dew Tour

When I'm not skiing I'm: Hanging out with friends and playing sports

Mark Kezman

Age: 14

Hometown: Dundas

Years skiing: 11 years

Favourite skier: Oystein Braten and Evan McEachran

Goals this season: Cork 720 with a tail grab or a cork 900

Long term goals: To get as good as possible at freestyle skiing

When I'm not skiing I'm: Downhill biking, cliff jumping or watching YouTube

Owen Thompson

Age: 14

Hometown: Mississauga

Years skiing: 10 years skiing, 2 years in freestyle

Favourite skier: Tom Wallisch, Evan McEachran, Henrik Harlaut

Goals this season: 720s both ways, back flips and 270s onto rails

Long term goals: Compete in an international competition and be a sponsored skier

When I'm not skiing I'm: Playing hockey or basketball, skimboarding, riding BMX

Hunter Rebel McKay

 Age: 11

Hometown: Hawkestone

Years skiing: 6 years skiing, 2 years in freestyle

Favourite skier: Andri Ragettli, Evan McEachran, Henrik Harlaut, Candide Thovex

Goals this season: Switch 540s, 270s on to rails, have fun and improve!

Long term goals: Compete at X-Games, the Olympics and become a coach

When I'm not skiing I'm: Skiing on my dry slope, skim boarding, skateboarding or hanging out with my friends

Racer Stockton McKay

Age: 9

Hometown: Hawkestone

Years skiing: 6 years skiing, 2 years in freestyle

Favourite skier: Andri Ragettli, Evan McEachran, Dara Howell, Oystein Braten

Goals this season: 360s in all directions, 270s out of rails and to get to the next level

Long term goals: Become an Olympian and be the very best I can be!

When I'm not skiing I'm: Skiing on my dry slope, jumping on my trampoline, skateboarding or vlogging 

Kaleigh Dalkner

Age: 11

Hometown: Bracebridge

Years skiing: 5 years skiing

Favourite skier: Evan McEachran - I spent a day skiing with him once and it was so fun!

Goals this season: Land 360s and 540s, 270’s front and back out of rails and to continue to build me confidence

Long term goals: To be on the Olympic Freestyle Ski Team

When I'm not skiing I'm: Jumping on the trampoline, salmon water skiing, hanging out with friends, going on my boat, camping and most importantly, EATING YUMMY FOOD!

Koen Ryczko

Age: 13

Hometown: Penetanguishene

Years skiing: 9 years

Favourite skier: Henrik Harlaut

Goals this season: Backflip and 270 on, pretzel 270 out

Long term goals: Double 1080

When I'm not skiing I'm: Mountain biking or trampoline 

Carter Ryczko

Age: 13

Hometown: Penetanguishene

Years skiing: 9 years

Favourite skier: Alex Hall and Henrik Harlaut

Goals this season: Backflip and front and blind 450s out

Long term goals: Compete at Dew Tour

When I'm not skiing I'm: Fishing, trampoline or biking 

Timothy Jedrej

Age: 13

Hometown: Oakville

Years skiing: 4 years and this will be my 5th season!

Favourite skier: Evan McEachran & Tom Wallisch

Goals this season: To get more comfortable and gain more confidence with bigger jumps

Long term goals: To keep skiing and competing and my very best as long as possible

When I'm not skiing I'm: Fishing, trampoline and skateboarding

Sponsors: Mom & Dad

Aidan Martin

Age: 14

Hometown: Rosseau

Years skiing: 2 years

Favourite skier: Evan McEachran & Jesper Tjader

Goals this season: Learn more tricks and hopefully get sponsored

Long term goals: Become the best I can be!

When I'm not skiing I'm: Skiing in my backyard

Joey Pellegrini

Age: 14

Hometown: King

Years skiing: 12 years

Favourite skier: Hunter Hess

Goals this season: To land all way 720s

Long term goals: Make it to the X Games and the Olympics

When I'm not skiing I'm: Dirt biking, playing hockey and chilling at the cottage with some friends in the summertime

David Pellegrini

Age: 14

Hometown: King

Years skiing: 12 years

Favourite skier: Max Moffatt

Goals this season: To make it to the Canadian Junior Nationals

Long term goals: To keep skiing and more up in the rankings until skiing stops being fun

When I'm not skiing I'm: Dirt biking, playing golf, playing with my 2 dogs and spending time with family and friends

Caleb Darnley

Age: 17

Hometown: East Concord

Years skiing: 13 years

Favourite skier: Tom Wallisch

Goals this season: Cork 720, Flat 360 and Rodeo 540

Long term goals: Competing at the X Games would be nice and be featured in a game of SLVSH

When I'm not skiing I'm: Play music, be outside and adventurous, mountain biking

Julian Farano

Age: 15

Hometown: King City

Years skiing: 12 years

Favourite skier: Jesper Tjader

Goals this season: To place well in competitions and qualify for Junior Nationals

Long term goals: To become the best I can be at freestyle skiing and to keep learning new tricks!

When I'm not skiing I'm: Skateboarding, mountain biking or dirt biking