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Judo BC Team Member
Name: Kelsey PAINTER
Hometown: Campbell River, BC
Club: Campbell River Judo Club
Belt Level: Sankyu
Weight Class: -70 kg

Role Models
Ronda Rousey, My Mom

Career Highlights
Canadian Nationals Championships, Saguenay QC: Bronze
US Junior Nationals, Honlulu HI: Silver
Edmonton International, Edmonton AB: Silver & Bronze
BC Winter Games, Mission BC: Gold

Favourite Competition Moment
Landing some good throws in Hawaii against some hard opponents. Using my hard training to beat an opponent who took me down before.

Interests Outside Judo
Horse back riding, swimming, art/sketching, reading, fishing, surfing and snorkelling, river rafting, skiing, volleyball, and woodwork.

Favourite Quote
Do your best, forget the rest.