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Shawn Sawyer
Born: January 14, 1985, Edmundston, NB
Residence: Ste-Julie, Quebec
Height: 5’4
Club: CPA Varennes
Training Site: Contrecoeur
Coach: Annie Barabé & Sophie Richard
Choreographers: David Wilson
Began skating at age: 9


Colour: Bright Green
Number: 21
Animal: Zebras
Food: Ice Cream
Movie: Silence of the Lambs
T.V. Show: Much Music Countdown
Kind of Music: Alternative, Punk, Rock, Industrial
Musician: Marilyn Manson
Actor: Jim Carrey
Actress: Julia Roberts
Book: Music and Art Magazine
Game: Scrabble
Sport: Figure skating
Skater: Brian Orser & Toller Cranston

Greatest Achievements

My greatest achievement has been competing at the 2006 Olympic Winter Games in Torino. Making it to the World Championships in 2006 was another huge achievement in my skating career. Prior to that, winning the 2002 Junior Mens Canadian Championships, my 6th placement at the Junior World Championships (’03) and my gold medal at the Belgrade Junior Grand Prix event (September ’02).

Future Goals

I’ve achieved my goals of making the Olympic, World & National teams. My goals for the 2009/10 season is to make the
2010 Olympic & World teams and to place in the top two at the Canadian Championships in London . I also would like to further pursue my artistic talents in oil paintings.


• Sport New Brunswick’s Male Athlete of the Year 2002