PROVINCIAL TEAM

Jennifer Landry

Alex Colpitts

Name: Alex Colpitts

 

Height: 

 

Weight Category: -90Kg

 

Belt: Nidan

 

Accomplishements

Alex Colpitts is an athlete competing in both U21 and Senior age groups. Alex has had great success in Senior where he won Gold at the Fall Classic and Atlantics and won Bronze at the Eastern Canadian Championships and Ontario Open. Alex has his eyes on qualifying for the Francophone Games Team and will eye the podium in order to improve his National Team standard from "G" to "F" and secure his spot on the team.

 

Know the Athlete!

 

Q: How long have you been participating in Judo?

 

A: 8 Years

 

Q: Name your favortie judoka at the international level or a judoka within the province who has inspired you?

 

A: Shohei Ono

 

Q: What is your favorite throw?

 

A: Uchi Mata, Juji Gatame

 

Q: If you could watch a judo match between any two people (real or fictional) who would they be?

 

A: Teddy Riner vs Shohei Ono

 

Q: Do you have a pre-tournament ritual or pre-tournament meal?

 

A: Two foot bounce/stomp, awkward but lets my body know it is fight time

Samuel Nadeau

Name: Samuel Nadeau

Height: 5'6''

Weight Category: -81Kg

Belt: Shodan

 

Accomplishements

Samuel has had a great deal of success within the Province. Last year he placed first at the Atlantic Championships, New Brunswick Provincial Championship, Fall Classic and bronze at the Eastern Canadian Championship.

He has also had success at other regional tournaments and even at the National Championship.

 

Know the Athlete!

 

Q: How long have you been participating in Judo?

 

A: Started at 5 years old until 8, then restarted training at 12 years old.

Q: Name your favortie judoka at the international level or a judoka within the province who has inspired you?

 

A: Sergio Lex

 

Q: Do you have a pre-tournament ritual or pre-tournament meal?

 

A: Listening to music when warming up

Tylor Collin

Claudie Marchand

Andrew Blaney

James McManus

Lauren Purinton

Brandon Hanson

Yzabelle Ouellette

Name: Yzabelle Ouellette

Height: 4'11''

Weight Category: -48Kg

Belt: Shodan

 

 

Accomplishements

Yzabelle has had great success this year. Highlighted by a National Gold medal in 2015 and a Bronze medal in 2016. 

She also won gold medals at the Atlantic Championship, Fall Classic and Provincial Championships

 

Know the Athlete!

 

Q: How long have you been participating in Judo?

 

A: Since I was 6

 

Q: Name your favortie judoka at the international level or a judoka within the province who has inspired you?

 

A: Kayla Harrison

Q: What is your favorite throw?

A: Seoi nage

Q: If you could watch a judo match between any two people (real of fictional) who would they be?

A: Antoine Valois-Fortier vs Leandro Guilheiro

 

Q: Do you have a pre-tournament ritual or pre-tournament meal?

 

A: Eat, sleep, judo and repeat

Gabriel Traversy

Name: Gabriel Traversy

 

Height: 5'10''

 

Weight Category: -81Kg

 

Belt: Shodan

 

 

Accomplishements

Gabriel is a two time national medalist

having won 1 Silver, 1 Bronze.

He represented Canada and won Silver at the Sportif International in Edinburgh, Scotland, UK.

He is 1 time Québec Open bronze medalist and three time Ontario Open medalist, 2 silver, 1 bronze.

Also 4 times Zebra Tour medalist. 1 Gold, 2 silver and 1 bronze.

This year won the Atlantic Championship in U-18 and U-21 category.

 

Know the Athlete!

 

Q: How long have you been participating in Judo?

 

A: 13 Years - began at the age of 4

 

Q: Name your favortie judoka at the international level or a judoka within the province who has inspired you?

 

A: Beka Gviniashvili (GEO)

 

Q: What is your favorite throw?

 

A: Ura Nage

Malcom Pelletier

Name: Malcolm Pelletier

 

Height: 

 

Weight Category: -60Kg

 

Belt: Shodan

 

 

Accomplishements

Malcolm had an incredible year highlighted by two National bronze medals as well as an Elite 8 gold medal. 

 

He also earned gold at both the Atlantic Championships and Eastern Canadian Championships. 

Andrew Vienneau

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