Jennifer Ciochetti

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Jennifer Ciochetti
Personal information
Nationality Canadian
Born (1984-12-02) December 2, 1984 (age 29)
Edmonton,  Canada
Residence Edmonton
Height 1.70 m (5 ft 7 in)
Weight 75 kg (165 lb; 11.8 st)
Sport
Country  Canada
Sport Bobsleigh
Event(s) 2-woman

Jennifer Ciochetti (born December 2, 1984) is a Canadian bobsledder who has competed since 2006. Ciochetti was a world champion in 2012 in the two-woman event and also won a bronze medal in the team event that year as well.

Career[edit]

Despite being a driver for much of the 2011–12 season, Ciochetti finished the last half of the year as the brakeman for Kaillie Humphries. Together, partnering with her, they won the world championship at the 2012 World Championships, leading the entire way.[1] They also partnered up to help the Canadians win the bronze in the team event that same year.[2] Ciochetti is currently competing as a driver with Humphries's former brakeman Chelsea Valois..

Career highlights[edit]

World Championships
2007 – St. Moritz, 6th with Helen Upperton
2008 – Altenberg, 4th with Upperton
2012 – Lake Placid, Gold medal icon.svg with Kaillie Humphries
World Cup
2006 – Park City, Bronze medal icon.svg 3rd with Helen Upperton
2007 – Cortina d'Ampezzo, Bronze medal icon.svg 3rd with Helen Upperton
2007 – Calgary, Gold medal icon.svg 1st with Helen Upperton
2007 – Lake Placid, Silver medal icon.svg 2nd with Helen Upperton
2008 – Cesana, Gold medal icon.svg 1st with Helen Upperton

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Canada's Humphries wins bobsleigh gold". CBC Sports. February 18, 2012. 
  2. ^ Gary Kingston (February 19, 2012). "Gold, silver and bronze for Canada". Vancouver Sun. 

External links[edit]

FIBT profile