Sami Kennedy-Sim

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Sami Kennedy-Sim
Personal information
Born (1988-05-26) 26 May 1988 (age 30)
Sydney, Australia
Height170 cm (5 ft 7 in)[1]
Weight67 kg (148 lb)[1]
Website[1]
Sport
Country Australia
SportFreestyle skiing

Sami Kennedy-Sim (born 26 May 1988), is an Australian freestyle skier currently living in Manly, New South Wales.

Skiing career[edit]

After two podium finishes on the Ski Cross Europa Cup circuit, Kennedy-Sim made her debut on the FIS Freestyle Skiing World Cups in Deer Valley Resort, USA in 2008 finishing 20th.[2] Kennedy-Sim has been competing on the FIS Freestyle Skiing World Cup tour for three years placing in the top 5 on the World Cup tour. In 2011, she competed at the FIS Freestyle World Ski Championships. Kennedy-Sim, finished her 2012 season being ranked 12th in the world. She competed for Australia at the 2014 Winter Olympics in the ski cross events.

Sami married Cross Country Olympian Ben Sim in April 2011. Before the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, she survived a stroke.[3][4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Sami Kennedy-Sim". starnow.co.nz. StarNow Limited. Retrieved 11 June 2017.
  2. ^ FIS biography and results
  3. ^ Sami Kennedy-Sim's Story - Stroke Survivor
  4. ^ Sami Kennedy-Sim's bio at the Olympic Winter Institute of Australia

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