Cassie HawryshRead More Team KidSport
Cassie Elise Hawrysh is a Canadian Skeleton Racer who broke onto the international sliding scene in 2011 and was named the alternate sled for the 2014 Winter Olympic Games in Sochi, Russia. With two World Cup fourth place finishes and a team Gold, this 2014 Canadian Champion and overall 2015 ICC Bronze medalist is only just getting started.
Born and raised in Brandon, Manitoba, Cassie began as a volleyball player and multi-event track and field athlete - but discovered her true passion in Skeleton in 2009. In the offseason you will find Cassie splitting her training time between Calgary, AB and Phoenix, AZ and sharing her passions as a motivational speaker. In-season she travels the world, proudly representing the maple leaf racing head-first at speeds reaching 140km/h!