Alyssa M
Ottawa, ON.
Personal Support Worker

Get to know Alyssa M…

Favorite Movie:


Favourite Musician/Band:

Ed Sheeran

Favourite Local Restaurant:

OCCO Kitchen

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Favourite Charity:

Alzheimer’s Society

Favourite Junk Food Weakness: :

Chips, Mini eggs

Who is your celebrity crush?

James van Riemsdyk

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Who is the most inspirational person in your life?

My Squad which is my entire family. My sister and my mom are my biggest role models they inspired me to always chase after my dreams, be positive and to be respectful. Seeing my dad win 5 hockey championships has taught me to always strive to be the best I can be. My grandparents and Godparents have always been my biggest support team.

What is one thing you’d like to check off your bucket list?

Run a half marathon, go surfing.

What is your dream vacation destination?

Hawaii, New Zealand and Ireland

What is one thing most people would be surprised to know about you?

I am a New Years Baby, the first girl born in Canada in 1992. I also lived in Berlin Germany for two years.

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Finish this statement: I am most proud of…

how close I am with my family how we do many activities together ranging from doing Greco workouts, going on vacations together and participating in charity races. I am also proud of finishing my university degree and attending World Cheerleading Championships in Orlando.

What is your dance/cheer background and experience?

I was a provincial Gymnast for 9 years and a competitive cheerleader for 8 years competing and teaching in Canada and Germany.

Why did you audition for the REDBLACKS Cheerleading & Dance Team?

Because of my love for cheerleading and I have the utmost appreciation for the sport.

What advice would you give someone who dreams of becoming a cheerleader?

Chase down your dreams, never hold back, and give everything you’ve got.

If you could say one thing to #RNation, what would you say?

Looking forward to cheering on the Ottawa REDBLACKS with all of you.