|— Alpine skier —|
|Disciplines||Slalom, giant slalom.|
|Born||May 31, 1991|
Erik Read (born May 31, 1991) is a Canadian alpine ski racer.
He competed at the 2015 World Championships in Beaver Creek, USA, in the giant slalom and slalom. In addition, Read was a member of the Canadian Team in the Nations Team Event (NTE) in which they won a silver medal. He participated in Men's Slalom and Men's Giant Slalom in the 2018 Winter Olympics.
In addition to his two top-30 results at the World Championship, Read also placed 24th in the FIS Alpine World Cup slalom in Aare, Sweden.
He is a two-time Canadian Champion in slalom (2013 and 2014) and won the overall title in the 2012 North American Cup (Nor-Am Cup) series.
Read graduated from the University of Denver and was an NCAA athlete in alpine skiing.
His parents are famous Canadian skiers Ken and Lynda Read.
- "Men's Giant Slalom Official Results" (PDF). Retrieved 14 February 2015.
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