12/29/2011 04:32 EST | Updated 02/27/2012 05:12 EST

Jennifer Heil QuickSketch

Freestyle skier Jennifer Heil has won the Bobbie Rosenfeld Award as The Canadian Press female athlete of the year for 2011. Here's a look at Heil's career:

Born — April 1, 1983, Spruce Grove, Alta. Lives in Montreal.

Specialities — Moguls, dual moguls

World Cup — Won a record-tying five overall titles: 2004, 2005, 2006, 2007 and 2010. Had 58 career top-three finishes.

Olympics — Won moguls gold in 2006 in Turin, Italy, and silver in 2010 in Vancouver.

Grand Finale — Retired in February 2011, after winning gold in moguls and dual moguls at the world championships.

Current occupation — Studies business management and political science at McGill University.

Projects — Co-Founded B2ten to raise funds for athletes. Works for Because I'm A Girl and Right to Play programs.