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Maytag Toronto 2015 Games | Vanessa Riopel

By Dudepins @dudepins

Maytag knows a thing or two about hard work, dependability, and being a professional athlete. Okay, scratch that last one. So they've teamed up with three of Canada's top athletes who know first hand how much performance counts.

Here is one of Maytag's ambassadors, Vanessa Riopel, here's a bit about Vanessa:

BIOGRAPHY

Vanessa Riopel
Event: Baseball (Pitcher)
Age: 25
Hometown: Repentigny, Quebec

WHEN HAS PERFORMANCE COUNTED MOST FOR YOU?

"Every performance counted. But if I had to choose one game, I'll always remember, it's the one I pitched against the USA in Alberta at the 2012 Women's Baseball World Cup. No runs in 5 innings!"

BY THE NUMBERS

Games per season: 45
Countries competed in: 6
Pitches thrown: 60,000
Chin-ups performed: 10,000
Push-ups performed: 35,000
Socks worn through: 125 pairs
Gloves replaced: 5

TOP PERFORMANCES

Women's Baseball World Cup
2014 Miyazaki (4th)
2012 Edmonton (Bronze)
2008 Matsuyama (Silver)

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