Carrie Sheinberg

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Carrie Sheinberg (born November 29, 1972) is an American former alpine skier.[1][2]

Biography[edit]

Sheinberg, who is Jewish, was born in New York, New York.[1][3][4] She lives in Port Washington, New York, where she grew up, and in Park City, Utah.[1][3]

Sheinberg was a slalom skier.[1] She was named to the US Ski Team at the age of 17 (and raced on it for eight years), and at the age of 21 she skied in the slalom at the 1994 Winter Olympics in Lillehammer, Norway, and was the top US finisher in the event.[2][5]

Sheinberg won the US alpine 1995 combined title (in Park City) and 1997 slalom titles, and the 1997 giant slalom at the US Alpine Championships in Sugarloaf, Maine.[3][4] She retired in 1998.[3]

Sheinberg then attended the University of Utah, and was a sports reporter for the Salt Lake Tribune.[3] After two years as a producer for ESPN Radio, she worked as a reporter for Sirius Satellite Radio.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d "Nagano Olympics - Athlete profile: Carrie Sheinberg". Sportsillustrated.cnn.com. February 3, 1998. Retrieved August 11, 2011. 
  2. ^ a b "Carrie Sheinberg Biography and Olympic Results". Sports-reference.com. Retrieved August 11, 2011. 
  3. ^ a b c d e f "Jewish Sports Hall of Fame". Jewishsports.org. April 30, 2006. Retrieved August 11, 2011. 
  4. ^ a b Day by day in Jewish sports history. Retrieved August 12, 2011. 
  5. ^ Stephen Trimble (July 28, 2008). Bargaining for Eden: the fight for the last open spaces in America. Retrieved August 12, 2011. 

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