|Role:||Assistant Coach at the Winnipeg wrestling program, Canada|
Leah was born in Newfoundland, grew up in the small town of Mackenzie, BC and currently lives in Calgary, AB. From coast to coast, people can claim Leah as their own! Growing up in Northern BC gave Leah participated in numerous sports and discovered her passion for wrestling. In 2006 she moved to Calgary to join the University of Calgary?s varsity wrestling team. In her first year she earned a spot on the varsity roster and placed second at Canada West. By her second year, she won Junior Nationals, qualifying her for a spot on the Junior World Team.
Leah has had a successful wrestling career both domestically and internationally leading her to pursue a life as an elite athlete. She went to the 2012 Olympics and is still an active athlete now. She has been the assistant varsity coach with the University of Calgary Dinos wrestling team for the last 3 years and is excited to transition to the Winnipeg wrestling program in the fall as the assistant coach.