“My favourite Birkie memory is racing the 31 km with a bunch of friends.”
Maya MacIsaac – Jones skied on the Canadian Senior National Team from 2016 to 2019, She was also on the Canadian Junior National Team from 2011 to 2015. Maya is now training with the Alberta World Cup Academy, a National Training Centre based out of Canmore. Besides skiing, she is also taking a Bachelor of Psychology degree through the Athabasca University. She kindly answered our many questions below, before she left for Cup Racing in Europe with the Canadian Team. In her answers below, Maya shares how she got into nordic skiing and what she learned along the way.