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NameSimon Johnathon Riden Porter
ContingentTeam Ontario
HometownMississauga, Ontario
SportArtistic Gymnastics



Pommel Horse Male
Final position: 7
CompetitionsFriday, March 09, 200716:00Canada Games Centre



Height (ft, inches)5 ft 1 in
Weight (lb)105 lb
Language(s) spokenEnglish
Years I have participated in my sport
Club or School TeamToronto Gymnastics International
CoachNorm Loader
Position/Event/SportAthlete / Men's Artistic Gymnastics
Other recent athletic or artistic accomplishments
In January 2007, at the Twistars Invitational gymnastics meet in Lansing, Michigan, I placed first overall in my level.
Games or championships that I have participated in
Year Full name of competition/sport/event Placing
2006 Eastern Canadian Championships-Hamilton Third
2005 Eastern Canadian Championships-PEI Third
2004 Ontario Winter Games n/a
My goals for the 2007 Canada Winter Games
-Do my personal best for Team Ontario, and qualify for an event final.
-See a part of Canada- the Yukon- that I might not otherwise ever see.
-Meet new people, have fun, maybe go dog-sledding, if possible.
My personal role model
Norm Loader, who has been my gymnastic coach for almost 10 years. He has motivated me to aim high,be the best I can be, work hard, play fair, and have fun too.
Other information that could be of interest to the media
I began gymnastics when I was 3 years old.
I find that music really helps me to relax. I like to play the guitar and the drums, and jam with my friends.
In the summer, I enjoy canoeing; in the winter I like to snowboard.