Further Personal Information
||Pickering, ON, CAN
||Cantonese, Russian, English
||Psychology - University Of Miami: Miami Beach, FL, USA
Sport Specific Information
|When and where did you begin this sport?
||She started athletics at the age of 10 in 1995.
|Why this sport?
||She used to play soccer and her speed was spotted by a track coach who asked her to come out and try track athletics.
|Club / Team
||Elite Edge Track Club: Canada
|Name of coach
|Coach from which country?
|Coach from what year?
||Tabs, Tabi, Babs. (Athlete, 15 Sep 2010)
||Dancing, writing poetry, travelling, shopping, food, listening to music and watching movies. (Athlete, 15 Sep 2010)
|Memorable sporting achievement
||Making the final at the Olympics and winning an NCAA title. (Athlete, 15 Sep 2010)
|Hero / Idol
||Her parents. (Athlete, 15 Sep 2010)
||She suffered a torn meniscus in 2008 and had surgery on it, recovering in 8 to 10 weeks. (Athlete, 15 Sep 2010)
|Sporting philosophy / motto
||"When its your time its your time...Nothing happens before it." (Athlete, 15 Sep 2010)
|Awards and honours
||She graduated from the University of Miami with All-American honours. She was also an All-Academic recipient, recognising the best student-athletes. (NOC, 31 Jul 2008)
||She competed in dance for several years, and played soccer, volleyball and basketball. (Athlete, 15 Sep 2010)
||Ruperta Charles, an athlete from Antigua. (Athlete, 15 Sep 2010)