Kristen Kit

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DATE OF BIRTHAUG 18, 1988
COACHDAVE THOMPSON
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HOMETOWNST. CATHARINES, ON
CURRENT CLUBUNIVERSITY OF BRITISH COLUMBIA RC/ St.Catharine's RC
Kristen Kit

Year Started Rowing: 2002

 

First Coach: Andrew Pilsworth

 

First Rowing Experience/Program: Sir Winston Churchhill Secondary School Rowing

 

Love For Rowing: Racing!

 

Favourite Sports Team: Canyon SRAM Pro Cycling Team because they race with such passion on the Women's Tour and the Rally Pro Cycling. 

 

Career Highlights: 2016 Paralympic Games in Rio-LTA4+ (3rd)

 

Hobbies: Exploring wherever I am in the world on two wheels! Also completing my undergraduate degree in Economics, my academic life is somewhat of a hobby at this stage. 

 

Top Tip For Getting Up Early: COFFEE IMMEDIATELY. Try not to engage in meaningful conversation or work until the caffeine has stabilized your mood. 

 

Favourite Post-Workout Meal: Steak, Arugula Salad, and anything Italian that is red. 

 

Favourite Pace To Race: Aiguebelette, France

 

Favourite Place To Train: Corgeno, Italy

Career Achievements: 

CLASS

YEAR

RACE

POSITION

W8+

2017

WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS, FLORIDA

2ND

LTAMix4+

2016

PARALYMPIC GAMES, RIO DE JANEIRO

3RD

LTAMix4+

2016

WORLD CUP, POZNAN

1ST

LTAMix4+

2015

WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS, AIGUEBELETTE

3RD

W8+

2013

WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS, CHUNGJU

3RD

W8+

2013

WORLD CUP, LUCERNE

3RD

LTAMix4+

2012

PARALYMPIC GAMES, LONDON

7TH

LTAMix4+

2012

WORLD CUP, MUNICH

6TH

W8+

2010

WORLD UNDER-23 CHAMPIONSHIPS, BREST

3RD

W8+

2009

WORLD UNDER-23 CHAMPIONSHIPS, RACICE

4TH