The Best of Us
Antoine was introduced to telemark at the age of 10 by his father, who was a member of the Canadian national team. Recruited by the Quebec team in 2010, Antoine took part in several races in Quebec and, since 2015, he also participates in competitions of the FIS Junior championship and the World Cup circuit in the United States and Europe.
Mikaël did his first telemark race at 6 years old! After a few competitions, he was recruited by the Quebec team in 2011. Since then, he has intensified his training and participated in numerous provincial competitions and in the United States, on the national circuit and in the World Cup. H`is goal is to climb the rankings for the season in the United States.
Xavier participated in his first telemark race in 2012 with my father for fun, and he finished first in the juniors! He has been a member of the team since 2019 and continues to express his love for the sport. With high acedemic ambissions, Xavier looks to the future to works to balance both his acedemic career and his skiing career.
The most recent addition to the team, Adrian brings keen spirit and skill to the sport on a variety of different slopes. From the sending 360's in the terrain park to launching off waterfalls in the deep woods, Adrian is a skillful keen skier.
The Most Experienced of Us
Senior Master's Racer
René-Luc has been racing telemark in Quebec and on the World Cup circuit for 16 years, and he has racked up countless starts and podiums. A seasoned competitor, René-Luc is also a CANSI level 3 telemark instructor, a CANSI level 1 telemark trainer, and a member of the Canadian Interski Bulgaria team.
Senior Master's Racer
A skier since childhood, Lynn took up telemark at age 32. She first accompanied her son to telemark races before being recruited by the team herself! Passionate about telemark, Lyne has taken part in many competitions on the provincial circuit, and she also participates in international races in the United States.
Francis took up telemark for fun when his son started skiing. He had been training and competing in alpine skiing for several years. He participated in his first telemark race in 2012 and loved it. Francis has been a member of the team since 2019. He is also a Cansi level 1 telemark instructor.
MORE ATHLETES WELCOME!
Telemark Canada is looking for more enthusiastic young athletes to fill our ranks. Our team is looking to expand to build more partnerships and gain more recognition on the international stage. To find our more, please contact us through the online messaging platform or reach out on social media!