NTDC Athletes – 2018/2019

Angus Foster

Angus Foster

Hometown: Thunder Bay, ON
Years Skiing: 18
Home Club: Big Thunder Nordic
Years on Team: 3
Skiing Achievements:

  • 2nd Senior Man 2016/17 Eastern Canadian Championships Sprint
  • 50th World U23 Championships Skate Sprint

Annika Richardson

Annika Richardson

Hometown: Vancouver, BC
Years Skiing: 15
Home Club: Hollyburn Cross Country Ski Club
Years on Team: 2
Skiing Achievements:

  • Represented Canada at World Junior Championships (2017), at World Cup Finals and at Youth Olympic Games (2016)
  • Petro Canada Fuelling Athlete and Coaching Excellence (FACE) Award

Bob Thompson

Bob Thompson

Hometown: Woodstock, ON
Years Skiing: 24
Home Club: Team Hardwood
Years on Team: 6
Skiing Achievements:

  • World Cup 30th and 31st Place

Fergus Foster

Fergus Foster

Hometown: Thunder Bay
Years Skiing: 18
Home Club: Big Thunder Nordic
Years on Team: 2
Skiing Achievements:

  • 11th place Olympic Trials skate sprint

Graham Ritchie

Graham Ritchie

Hometown: Parry Sound, ON
Years Skiing: 15
Home Club: Georgian Nordic
Years on Team: 1
Skiing Achievements:

  • 12th World Junior Championships skate sprint
  • 2nd German Nationals skate 15km)

Heidi Stewart

Heidi Stewart

Hometown: Thunder Bay ON
Years Skiing: 16
Home Club:
Years on Team: 1
Skiing Achievements:

  • Podium Finish in National Sprint

Julian Smith

Julian Smith

Hometown: Oxenden, ON
Years Skiing: 17
Home Club: Georgian Bay Nordic
Years on Team: 4
Skiing Achievements:

  • 11th CL Sprint 2017 Canadian Nationals
  • 2017 World U23 Canadian Team member

Kai Meekis

Kai Meekis

Hometown: Thunder Bay, ON
Years Skiing: 12
Home Club: Big Thunder
Years on Team: 1
Skiing Achievements:

  • 1st place at Nationals in the Classic Individual start and skate pursuit and 2nd in sprint

Katherine Stewart-Jones

Katherine Stewart-Jones

Hometown: Chelsea, QC
Years Skiing: 20
Home Club: Nakkertok
Years on Team: 3
Skiing Achievements:

  • Represented Canada at Senior World Championships 2017
  • Represented Canada at FIS Ski Tour de Canada (2015/16)

Lisle Compton

Lisle Compton

Hometown: Kenora, ON
Years Skiing: 12
Home Club: Kenora Nordic
Years on Team: 2
Skiing Achievements:

  • Represented MB at the Canada Winter Games (2015)
  • Multiple Canadian and NorAm podium placings

Pierre Grall-Johnson

Pierre Grall-Johnson

Hometown: Ottaw, ON
Years Skiing: 14
Home Club: Nakkertok
Years on Team: 1
Skiing Achievements:

  • National Sprint Champion 2017 and 2nd Overall YOB

Sadie White

Sadie White

Hometown: Thunder Bay, ON
Years Skiing: 15
Home Club: Big Thunder Nordic
Years on Team: 4
Skiing Achievements:

  • Represented Canada on the World Cup Stage
  • Represented Canada at FIS Junior World Championships, Rasnov, Romania, 2016
  • Multiple Canadian and NorAm podium placings

Shaylynn Loewen

Shaylynn Loewen

Hometown:Parry Sound
Years Skiing: 10
Home Club: Georgian Nordic
Years on Team: 1
Skiing Achievements:

  • Multiple Podiums at Eastern Canadian Championships, two 7ths and a 4th at Canadian Nationals in 2016 and 2017