Ariel is a happy-go-lucky optimist who turns blotchy-red when nervous. Everyone, meet Ariel:
If you had to eat one food for the rest of your life, what would it be?
I would eat Pad Thai any day, anywhere.
What is the one thing you were most looking forward to on this trip?
I was most looking forward to spending time with some of my best friends and getting to know and love on the kids that I have heard so much about.
In five years, what do you hope you are doing?
In five years I would like to be working in the swimming world. Coaching or training the technical aspect of the sport is what I would love to do. Being married would be nice too.
Stranded on an island, choice of one book, one movie and one musical album. Go!
I would bring the Bible, How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days, Jason Aldean- My Kind of Party
What is your most embarrassing moment?
My dad had one of his clients and his girlfriend over for dinner one fine evening. I was trying to make a good impression and make conversation so when they were talking about the sport of curling, I chimed in and said, “Oh curling is such a stupid sport!” It turned out that my dad’s client’s girlfriend was a curler…
What is your favorite Bible verse?
1 Corinthians 10:31, “So whether you eat or drink, or whatever you do, do it all for the glory of God.”