BAKER Katie < Back  
Sport Hockey
CGA Canada   
Gender Women
Born 21 Apr 1984 in Charlottetown, CAN
Height1.63 m
Weight 63 kg
Human Interest
Further Personal Information
Other names Katie Begley-Baker
Residence Nova Scotia, CAN
Occupation Student
Languages French, English
Higher education Sociology - University of British Columbia: British Columbia, CAN
Sport Specific Information
When and where did you begin this sport? She started playing field hockey in grade nine of high school.
Why this sport? Her family moved to Hamilton, and she decided to try out for the high school team.
Club / Team Royal Antwerp Hockey Club: Belgium
Name of coach Merlomas
Coach from which country? Canada
Preferred position / style / stance / technique Midfield
International Debut
Year 2006
Competing for Canada
Location Cardiff
General Interest
Hobbies Playing ice hockey, piano, going to the beach, going out for coffee, skimboarding, eating. (Team Canada Pan American Guide 2007, field4dreams.ca, 19 Aug 2010)
Most influential person in career Her grandfather [who was legally blind, but lived alone, walked, drove a boat, skied, biked and played basketball with her], her parents and her neighbours from home. (field4dreams.ca, 19 Aug 2010)
Hero / Idol Former NHL goalkeeper Manon Rhéaume. (fieldhockey.ca, 19 Aug 2010)
Ambitions She aims to go to the Olympic Games. She also hopes to pursue a career in public relations. (field4dreams.ca, 19 Aug 2010)