Participants

The 2014-2015 Jeunes Karibus edition was a group of seven students who, each week, jumped on their skis and prepared for an unforgettable expedition. From March 19th to 27th 2015, Jeunes Karibus’ team skied from Kuujjuaq all the way to Tasiujaq. Meet this energetic team!

Alice Cormier


13 years old · Secondary 1
Alice Cormier
  •   Passion
    Hockey, snowboard and ski.
  •   What are you looking forward to in this project?
    I can’t wait to get to Tasiujaq.
  •   What scares you in this project?
    I am not afraid to go on this expedition.

Allen Duncan


14 years old · Secondary 1
Allen Duncan
  •   Passion
    Play hockey, go hunting and snowmobiling.
  •   What are you looking forward to in this project?
    I am excited to go on a long trip by ski.
  •   What scares you in this project?
    I am not afraid of anything, I am just excited to go.

Christine Koneak Gordon


17 years old · Secondary 4
Christine Koneak Gordon
  •   Passion
    Spend time with friends.
  •   What are you looking forward to in this project?
    I am looking forward to being with my friends during the ski trip to Tasiujaq and to go camping.
  •   What scares you in this project?
    I am afraid I will want to give up during the expedition to Tasiujaq, but I will give my best.

Daisy Cooper Gosselin


15 years old · Secondary 3
Daisy Cooper Gosselin
  •   Passion
    Volleyball
  •   What are you looking forward to in this project?
    I am excited to go!!!
  •   What scares you in this project?
    I am not afraid!

Eric Lemire


14 years old · Secondary 2
Eric Lemire
  •   Passion
    Hockey!
  •   What are you looking forward to in this project?
    I am looking forward to being with my friends.
  •   What scares you in this project?
    I am scared of the cold.

Naomie Koneak


13 years old · Secondary 1
Naomie Koneak
  •   Passion
    Hockey.
  •   What are you looking forward to in this project?
    Go to Tasiujaq and have fun.
  •   What scares you in this project?
    I am not afraid of anything.

William Snowball-Koneak


14 years old · Secondary 1
William Snowball-Koneak
  •   Passion
    All sports and hunting.
  •   What are you looking forward to in this project?
    I am excited to go to Tasiujaq.
  •   What scares you in this project?
    I am not afraid of anything.

Marie-Andrée Fortin


34 years old · Ski coach and adventure guide
Marie-Andrée Fortin
  •   Passion
    Play outside
  •   What are you looking forward to in this project?
    To face the first challenges once we get started.
  •   What scares you in this project?
    I am afraid not all participants reach autonomy and become at ease outside of their comfort zone.

Maxime Saunier


27 years old · Ecologist
Maxime Saunier
  •   Passion
    Outdoors and adventure
  •   What are you looking forward to in this project?
    To live an uncommon human experience.
  •   What scares you in this project?
    I am afraid of the perseverance challenges.

Valérie Raymond


28 years old · Teacher
Valérie Raymond
  •   Passion
    Outdoors and youth
  •   What are you looking forward to in this project?
    To work as a team with all the participants to reach our goal of getting to Tasiujaq.
  •   What scares you in this project?
    I am afraid that being away from friends and family as well as technology might be very hard to handle for many participants.