December 27, 2017

The Alberta Sport Development Centre – Central (ASDC-C) is pleased to announce that the ASDC-Central Female Athlete of the Month for December 2017 is Kia RislingKia Risling  is a 15 year old Red Deer, AB resident, and a competitive synchronized swimmer. 

Kia has trained and competed in synchronized swimming since she was 8 years old. Last year Kia was the Red Deer Silhouettes only National Athlete and competed in the 13-15 Solo category at Synchro Canada's, National Qualifiers, Canadian Open and ESPOIR Championship events. Kia also made it onto Excel Synchro club's Junior National Team. While at ESPOIR Kia's figure scores helped her earn a spot on Synchro Alberta's Provincial Team. Kia Spent this past summer training in Calgary on the Provincial team and competed at the SYNC competition where the team earned a bronze medal. 

Kia’s strong work ethic, her undeniable athletic abilities and her training experiences with ASDC-Central she will surely continue to grow, develop and succeed in her synchronized swimming career! 

ASDC-Central thanks Tom Bast Sports for celebrating the ASDC-Central Athlete of the Month recipients by the provision of commemorative apparel for each recipient.

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