Browsing Archive: June, 2016

Athlete of the Month: Sylvia Gaucher

Posted by Yvonne Sanche on Tuesday, June 14, 2016, In : Athlete of the Month 

I have watched Sylvia tirelessly train her way to the top. When I say top, I mean she will be representing Canada in the sport of Powerlifting next week at the IPF Classic World Championships in Killeen, Texas. Sylvia competes as an M3 which is ages 60-69.  This woman is the definition of no excuses! I had the honour of assisting her through her first competition two years ago and she hasn’t looked back since.

Y: What attracted you to Powerlifting?

I had been involved in Crossfit for over 5 y...

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