Name: Kristine (Krissy) Wishart
Sport: Field Hockey
Hometown: Hamilton, ON
Nickname: lil wish
Favorite Sports Memory: The first time I sang ‘O Canada’ in a Canadian Jersey
How you got involved in your sport: In grade 9 I decided to try out for my high school’s field hockey team even though I had never played. I choose field hockey because the only other sport available to play was basketball and I had never made a basketball team.
The moment you knew you wanted to represent Canada: For as long as I can remember I’ve always wanted to represent Canada
Favorite Quote: “Perfection is not attainable, but if we chase perfection we can catch excellence.” – Vince Lombardi
CAN Fund Testimonial: CAN Fund has allowed me to concentrate on training and being the best athlete I can be rather then stressing about financial issues.
Best Result: 6th at 2010 Commonwealth Games, Delhi, India
Fun Facts: I played tackle football for 6 years. I can wiggle my ears.