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Chris INGVALDSON


Chris Ingvaldson
Centre back / Sweeper   -   5 International Caps
Height, Weight:188 cm (6'2"), 180 lbs
Born:November 1, 1969
Birthplace:New Westminster, British Columbia
Residence:Vancouver, British Columbia
Club:Vancouver R.C. Jokers


Occupation:
  • Teacher

Field Hockey Background:
  • Started playing at age 14 at school
  • Member of British Columbia Provincial U-18 Team in 1986 and 1987
  • Member of British Columbia Provincial U-21 Team from 1987 to 1990
  • Member of British Columbia Provincial Senior Team in 1987, 1990 to 1997
    and 1999 (Captain)
  • National Team Squad from 1990 to 1994

Major Competitions:
  • 1991 World University Games in Sheffield, England

Other Competitions:
Personal File:
  • Interests (outside field hockey): golf, debating, reading, politics

  • "Thrill of a lifetime" (given a chance to do anything in the world):
    be Prime Minister of Canada !

Favorites
Field Hockey Memory:Scoring vs. Great Britain at the World University Games
Moment in Sport: Bobby Orr scoring in OT against St. Louis
and then diving through the air
Other Sports: Ice Hockey, golf, basketball, tennis
Female Athlete: Steffi Graf
Male Athlete: Bobby Orr
Food: Roast beef
Drink: Diet Coke
Country Visited: U.S.A., England, Spain, Holland, France,
Germany, Russia, China, Japan, Mexico
Hobby: Antique collecting
Actress:
Actor: Kevin Spacey, Peter Sellers
Movies: The Party, The Usual Suspects
TV Show: The West Wing, The Simpsons
Books: Atlas Shrugged, The Fountainhead,
A Prayer for Owen Meany
Singer / Band: Elvis Presley

"See your future, be your future!"


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