Over that same time period, she kick-boxed semi-professionally in France, won two Canadian national amateur titles in the same sport, and obtained bronze medals at the world championships, both in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and kickboxing.
Along her journey, she had discovered that her two passions – business and combat sports – really informed one another. Skills she learned in the ring and on the mats were what ultimately helped her make it as a successful landlord and entrepreneur.
She believes that there is much wisdom to be gained from training the mind and taming the ego – two things that she feels those in the business world do not spend enough time on. As Terrie learned, if you want to succeed in combat sports, you almost have no choice but to master both fear and ego. The knowledge exists and can be so transformative when applied more widely.