Sarah Freeman (skier)

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Sarah Freeman
Born Sarah Alexandra Freeman
April 29, 1992 (1992-04-29) (age 25)
Calgary, Alberta
Residence Pincher Creek, Alberta
Nationality Canadian
Parent(s) Cass and Jamie Freeman

Sarah Freeman (born April 29, 1992 in Calgary) is a Canadian junior alpine skier, racing competitively since 2004.[1] Throughout her childhood and early race years, she skied at Castle Mountain Resort.[2]

Freeman has raced for the BC Ski Team since 2007.[3] In 2011, she placed second in the ladies' downhill (first junior) in the GMC Canadian Championships at Nakiska. Her second best finish was 9th place in a downhill during the 2011 International Ski Federation Junior World Ski Championships at Crans-Montana. She has also competed in multiple FIS races, and in the Canadian Junior National Championships. She finished 1st in Giant Slalom at a 2010 FIS race at Mt Norquay.[4] On May 19, 2011 Freeman was assigned to the Canadian women's development team for the 2011-2012 season.

She attended St. Michael's School in Pincher Creek, Alberta for 11 years before transferring to the National Sport School, a sports school in Calgary, Alberta.[citation needed] She is the youngest daughter of Cass and Jamie Freeman. She has two older sisters, Emma and Kyra.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Juniors a bright spot amid gloom of Canadian skiing scene". Sport at theglobeandmail.com. Retrieved 1 February 2011. 
  2. ^ "Castle Mountain Newsletter" (PDF). Castle Mountain. Retrieved 2 February 2011. 
  3. ^ "Bio for BC Alpine Team Member". BC Alpine. Retrieved 2 February 2011. 
  4. ^ "FIS-Ski - Biographies". FIS-ski.com. Retrieved 1 February 2011. 

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