Occupation: Undergrad Nurse
Education: Bachelor of Nursing
Hometown: Saskatoon, SK
What is your dance/performance background: I began my dance training at age three in Ukrainian dance and ballet. In my early teens, I switched to competitive dance styles such as jazz, hip-hop, contemporary and ballet.
Why did you decide to audition for the Outriders: I decided to audition for the Outriders when I was dancing in a hip-hop crew with my teammate, Cassandra. She told me how much she loved being part of the team and thought I would enjoy it too.
What is your top Outriders appearance to attend: Visiting the Alberta Children’s Hospital before gameday.
Favorite charity: Every Yard Counts at the Alberta Children’s Hospital
Favorite game day song: Ram Jam – Black Betty
Favorite style of dance: I love to perform hip hop and rock routines on the field.
Favorite thing about Calgary: I love the small town feel in a big city.
Favorite pastime: I enjoy going to the farm with my family and friends.
Favorite quote: “Don’t worry about being beautiful. There are things so much better than beauty. Be intelligent. Be funny. Be gentle. Be strong. Be forgiving. Be so, so kind. Don’t let the world convince you that your worth is tied to your physical appearance.” -Nadia Starbinski