04/2017 ‒ Applied Mathematics Graduate
Since she graduated she has less time for life. She is either at work, training for a fight, tutoring, or running the club. Some of the most important things in life are family, friends and tequila (according my traditional Mexican culture).
03/2016 ‒ Geography 4th year
Oscar’s motto is "Aim small, miss small” because he believes that the only thing stopping you is yourself. In the past he has set his aim on always going farther and pushing himself harder. Oscar has been involved in the UofC football team, Alberta Bobsleigh team and also represented Canada in Park City 2015. Oscar started hunting when he was 10 years old, and fell in love with shooting since. One way to make him smile is to take him shooting, dirt biking or camping.
04/2017 ‒ Bachelor of Education Graduate
Chester is in the second year of his Bachelor of Education. He is a trap and skeet shooting enthusiast, and also loves his Russian surplus. He has been shooting for about three years and has now amassed a small pile of firearms.
03/2016 ‒ Computer Science 4th year
Some say that Mesa is not human, but an otherworldly entity fueled solely by caffeine, stress, and CUDA accelerated C++ libraries. When he’s not spending far too long improving the efficiency of the programs he’s writing, he can be found playing video games, shooting guns, or playing airsoft with BB guns worth more than all his real firearms combined. His favourite firearm is his Blaser R8, which he hopes to be able to hit targets at 1000 meters with, one day.
2016 ‒ Mechanical Engineering 4th Year
Janek is an engineering student with an unfortunate knack for finding interest only in the most expensive of hobbies. Therefore it is only natural that he found himself with a passion for firearms, and thus a collection that is growing by the second. It is that passion paired with a love of introducing people to the sport that brought him to the UCFA in the start of the 2015 Fall semester. If not crying over his homework, Janek is probably at work or doing something related to firearms, sailing, firearms, or firearms.
RANGE LOGISTICS DIRECTOR
11/2013 ‒ Graduated Mechanical Engineering
Peter, a true man of the range joined back when the club first started, and has been active ever since. Aside from his obvious interest in firearms of all kinds, Peter also enjoys gaming, biking, climbing, chilling with friends, and doing tedious engineering homework. If he had to pick a favourite firearm from his collection it would have to be his Weatherby Vanguard Series 2 in 270 Win.
JR OPERATIONS DIRECTOR
04/2017 ‒ Operations Management 3rd Year
Sean has always been fascinated by firearms ever since being introduced to them through video games. He enjoys bringing out friends and new shooters to teach them the fundamentals of shooting and to show off his ever expanding collection of firearms. When he isn’t busy preparing for endless business presentations, Sean enjoys watching movies, listening to music, and most of all hanging out with friends.
11/2014 ‒ SAIT Mechanical Engineering Technologist 2nd Year
Known as the "Man in Black" Keenan is an incredibly enthusiastic firearms owner. As a Machinist he appreciates the intricacies of firearms mechanics and has the mechanical know-how to visualize and replicate how they operate. For him, firearms are Art in Metal. When he's not working or helping others, Keenan can be found at his computer; often conducting firearms research or flying WWII fighter planes.
Burak Can Kodaz
JR FINANCE DIRECTOR
Supply Chain Management - 3rd year
One of the newest members to UCFA family. I have been introduced guns long ago, but never fired one until I joined the club. I am proudly not a gun-nut yet, but well on my way to becoming one. I love anything outdoors, whether it's jumping into a lake, hiking on a mountain, or shooting staff.
Mechanical Engineering - 3rd Year
Daniel has been shooting since the age of three and has had firearms as a major part of his life ever since. He has a passion for long range shooting and a new found affection for trap and skeet shooting. When not at the range, Daniel is often reloading, biking, hiking or doing homework.
JR COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR
Geography – 3rd year
I come from Hong Kong, a big busy city. However, it is also a place where no firearms are allowed. I grew up loving guns, but there was no opportunity for me to try them out. Until I come to Canada and joined the UCFA. One of the best things I have done is go to the shooting range and become an executive of the club. Beside firearms, I have also enjoy all kinds of sports, like rugby and muay thai.
JR OPERATIONS DIRECTOR
Chemical Engineering - 3rd year
Fueled by caffeine and a sheer will to finish his degree, Alex spends his time relaxing out in the middle of nowhere taking in the amazing Alberta sights. Combining two of his favorite things means Alex is adept hunter allowing him to enjoy firearms and the outdoors. He is also a modern history buff which lead him to firearms and a will to collect whatever he can find.
JR COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR
First year Behavioral Science/Criminology
Born and raised in South Africa, I moved to Canada a few years ago. My favourite thing to do is go hunting in the bushveld. I joined the UCFA because Of my love for firearms, being involved in a fun community and taking photos at the events. My personal favourite handgun is the Uberti 1873 Cattleman “El Patron” revolver. I spend most of my time eating pizza and watching movies.