Tania Vicent

Name: Tania Vicent

Sport: Short Track Speed Skating

Hometown: Laval, QC

Favorite Sports Memory:
Winning the silver medal in the 3000m relay at 2006 Olympic Games.

Favorite Quote:
They did not know it was impossible so they did it!

CAN Fund Testimonial:
The CAN Fund is my biggest supporter and sponsor!!! A big thankyou to the CAN Fund for making my life as a Speed Skater much much better!!

Best Result:
2010 Olympic Silver Medalist, 3000m Relay
4th in the 1000m at the 2006 Olympic Games
Olympic bronze medalist 3000m relay (1998 & 2002)
Olympic silver medalist 3000m relay (2006)

Fun Facts:
I love popcorn with salt and vinegar topping or salt and vinegar chips. I love animals in general and have a dog named Latte, he is a golden/lab mix. I love decorations and wish I could redecorate my house all the time! I am the oldest athlete competing in my sport at the World Cup level for all countries. This year will be my final season as I am going to retire and it has been a wonderfull journey!!!