Kaya Turski

  • NAT: CA
  • RESIDENCE: Montreal
  • BIRTHDAY: May 3rd, 1988
  • HEIGHT: 5'5''
Websitehttp://www.kayaturski.com
Facebookhttp://www.facebook.com/kayaturski
Skiing freestyle since2006
DisciplinesSlopestyle
Preferred skiThe Caddy
Preferred ski bootJr. Caddy
Preferred bindingMojo 15
Preferred clothingNike
Latest/Best Career Results
3 time X-Games gold medalist - slope style
4 time Euro X-Games gold medalist - slope style
5 time AFP (Association of Freeskiing Professionals) world champion in slope style
2012 and 2013 Dew Cup winner
2012 Winner of "Best Female Athlete at Winter X-Games" award
Film Appearances
2011 Level 1 productions
2010 Level 1 productions
Favorite Tricksw cork 5
Favorite Ski ResortMammoth Mountain
Favorite MusicFlorence & the Machine, Lana Del Rey, Lil Wayne, Jay-Z
Favorite Sportsski, snowboard, rollerblade, trampoline, road biking
Favorite Foodpizza (deadly), sushi, Mediterranean
Favorite DrinkRed Bull, coffee, water
Favorite Websitemy own! check it out:) kayaturski.com; pinterest.com
If you could be a cartoon character, which one would you be?Road runner
Personal GoalBe a positive light and give back to people I meet throughout life
Skiing Goalpushing women's skiing till I can't do it anymore! Also, challenging the others to create a healthy progression in the sport.
How would you describe yourself in three words?dedicated, curious, artistic
Best day in lifeWinning X-Games 2010, first X-games gold
Do you sing in the shower?Sometimes… more in the car on long road trips.
Life Long DreamSo many dreams… but its important that I give it my all and represent Canada to my fullest at the Olympics in 2014. I want to become a psychologist specialized in high performance individuals and help people reach their maximum potential. I also want to work with girls and promote self-confidence, especially through sport.
If you had a time machine, what year and place would you go to?I think I'd be right where I am now. It's a good time.
What’s hot these days?My new Oakley twentysix. 2 shades, love! Espresso machines; Bundled scarves; Faux fur… or at least that's what I'm rock’n this year; Beading
What’s hot and shouldn’t be?All the silly scandals coming out of Hollywood, ha!