PAGE Gabriella


Personal Information

Residence Montreal, QC, CAN

Occupation Athlete, Student

Languages English

Zone Championships--11
Toronto (CANADA), 2019-06-29
San-Jose (COSTA RICA), 2016-04-16
Reykjavik (ICELAND), 2015-05-23Antalya (TURKEY), 2019-10-20Istanbul (TURKEY), 2016-01-09

Sport Specific Information

When and where did you begin this sport? She began fencing at age 14.

Name of coach Benjamin Manano [national]

Handedness Right

International Debut

Year 2011

Competing for Canada

Tournament World Championships

Location Catania, ITA

General Interest

Nicknames Gabby, Gab, Gabry, Page (fencing.ca, 13 Mar 2017)

Hobbies Running, cooking, reading. (fencing.ca, 13 Mar 2017)

Hero / Idol US American football player Ray Lewis. (fencing.ca, 13 Mar 2017)

Injuries She missed six months of competition between July 2013 and January 2014 due to a foot injury. (sportcafe.ca, 31 Jan 2014)

Superstitions / Rituals / Beliefs She travels with a stuffed pink pig that rattles. She also eats pasta the night before competitions. (fencing.ca, 13 Mar 2017; olympic.ca, 11 Jun 2015)

Sporting philosophy / motto "I fear not the man who has practised 10,000 kicks once, but I fear the man who has practised one kick 10,000 times." [Bruce Lee] (olympic.ca, 11 Jun 2015)

Ambitions To compete at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. (fencing.ca, 13 Mar 2017)

Other information OTHER STUDIES
She studies political science at Concordia University in Montreal, QC, Canada. She expects to graduate in 2022. (Facebook profile, 05 Mar 2019; LinkedIn profile, 01 Jan 2017)


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