Jennifer (JJ) Hawkrigg is a professional alpine snowboarder on Team Canada. JJ was born in 1996, and lives in Toronto. She began snowboarding at the age of 4, and competed in her first snowboard race at the age of 8.
Over JJ's career, she has successfully earned her spot on the Ontario Team, The Junior National Team and now a member of the 2018-2019 World Cup Team. Competing at every Junior World Championships since she was 16.
Since becoming FIS age, JJ has successfully reached the podium at multiple National Championships, North American Cup races and is now ranked second overall on the North American Tour.
The 2018-2019 season will be JJ's third season on the Canadian Snowboard Team, where she has earned her personal World Cup spot on the tour.
As well as being a Canadian Snowboarder, JJ is a commerce student at Ryerson University and spends most her off time training in the gym.
With the ultimate goal of competing at the Olympics, follow JJ on her journey competing on the World Cup Tour this upcoming season!