WE’RE HERE!!

WE ARE AT THE CANADIAN QUALIFIER!! I must admit to you all that I have never competed at a qualifier before. The last time I was in competition with a club was 2012 and Qualifiers hadn’t been invented yet…. This sounds like a sentence I would say that started with “…. Back in my day…”Continue reading “WE’RE HERE!!”

Day 1 in JAPAN

As jet lag had set in with great intensity, I did not sleep much of my 1st evening in Tokyo, forcing myself to stay in bed waiting to fall asleep again I eventually caved and went out for a walk. My walk took me around the corner to the 711 where I was greeted withContinue reading “Day 1 in JAPAN”

IT’S OVER :( **CUE THE UGLY CRYING**

The opportunity to come to Tokyo and just spend a week travelling, seeing the culture and experiencing what we experienced is nothing short of extraordinary…. and of course, the role of my time in Japan was to promote and share what we learnt so I will soon be sharing my diary entries from each dayContinue reading “IT’S OVER ūüė¶ **CUE THE UGLY CRYING**”

CLAUDIA AND JACKIE TAKE ON JAPAN

Well it’s official, after one day of competition, we are in Japan. A few months ago, Jackie and I recieved confirmation that we would be participating in the Kakehashi Project. (Kakehashi means “bridge for tomorrow”) This project is to create friendships between Canada and Japan as well as learn about Japan’s economy, society, history, culture,Continue reading “CLAUDIA AND JACKIE TAKE ON JAPAN”

GIRL TRIES LIFE PODCAST

A few weeks ago I was asked to do an interview for the “Girl Tries Life” Podcast!! It was a fun interview about my life as my team and I prepare for the next Olympics in Tokyo in 2020. For all of the questions I am sure many people are dying to ask an athleteContinue reading “GIRL TRIES LIFE PODCAST”

Our trip to Quebec

Hey Everyone! So as most of you know already, last weekend Gabe and I made a courageous decision to drive to Quebec City for the Canadian Open Qualifier! For those of you who follow my Instagram¬†@claudiaholzner¬†or my teams Instagram @syncanada2020¬†you would already know what we went through during that trip…. A quick recap: Went forContinue reading “Our trip to Quebec”