November 16, 1974 (age 43)|
Artesia, New Mexico, U.S.
Michelle Roark (born November 16, 1974 in Artesia, New Mexico) is an American freestyle skier who has competed since 1995, mainly in moguls. She won a silver medal in the moguls event at the FIS Freestyle World Ski Championships 2003 in Deer Valley, Utah.
Roark finished 18th in the women's moguls event at the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin. She has six World Cup victories since 1999. Roark was named to the US team for the 2010 Winter Olympics in January 2010.
A native of Denver, Colorado, Roark has studied chemical engineering at Colorado School of Mines. Now living in Denver, Colorado, she owns an all-natural salon/spa product line called Phia and a salon/spa parfumerie called Voila.
- Michelle Roark at the International Ski Federation
- Lenke, Tim. "Hard economic times hinder Winter Olympic hopefuls". Washington Times Weekly Edition. December 21, 2009. p. 29.
- Phia Lab website
- Evans, Hilary; Gjerde, Arild; Heijmans, Jeroen; Mallon, Bill. "Michelle Roark". Olympics at Sports-Reference.com. Sports Reference LLC.
- US Ski Team profile at the Wayback Machine (archived January 22, 2011)
- "The Concierge Questionnaire-Michelle Roark Interview". www.ConciergeQuestionnaire.com. 2009-09-11. Retrieved 2010-02-02.
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