Name: Dusko Dakic
Sport: Water Polo
Favorite Sports Memory: When my team finished 2nd at Junior’s PanAm.
How you got involved in your sport: Because I got inspired by my older brother who was already excelling at water polo.
The moment you knew you wanted to represent Canada: I always wanted to represent Canada and since I have been playing I always wanted to reach that level.
Favorite Quote: “Talent wins games, but teamwork and intelligence wins championships.” –Michael Jordan
CAN Fund Testimonial: I am sincerely grateful to be recipient of CAN Fund. This financial support helped and will help me achieve my goal and be able to concentrate on my sport without having to work another job. Thank you so much CAN Fund!
Best Result: My best result with the senior national team was when we finished in 8th place at the world championship in 2010.
Fun Facts: I am a national team athlete but I really like to do construction work.