Name: Vincent De Haître
Sport: Long Track Speed Skating
Hometown: Cumberland, ON
What is your favourite Sports Memory?
Competing at the 2014 Sochi Olympics and watching the fireworks during the closing ceremony.
“Whenever facing an uphill battle, remind yourself that you’re one step closer to the top.”
How will CAN Fund support help as you prepare for February 2018?
It will ensure that I can maintain and replace my sports equipment when necessary on top of enabling me to cover the cost of travel to all necessary competitions and training camps.
How has being a Canadian athlete allowed you to give back to your community?
Gives kids from my hometown someone to look up to, on their way to achieving their own goals.
2017 – World Cup Team Sprint Gold x2
2016 – World Championship Silver, 1000m