See How Vermonters Did at the Winter Olympics in Sochi
● By Ryan Frisch
At this year’s Winter Olympics, Vermont was well represented, reflecting a healthy, and active statewide winter sports program. From elementary school ski programs, to full time winter sports/academic academies, Vermonters has proven time and again their level of skill is world caliber.
Central Vermont was also well represented. Four Olympians from central Vermont towns
participated in cross country, alpine, snowboarding and Nordic biatholon.
Women’s Snowboard Slopestyle
Placed 6th in Women’s Slopestyle Semifinals
13th in Men’s Slalom
Hometown: East Montpelier
Nordic Cross Country
12th Women’s Skiathalon 7.5k
9th Women’s 4x5k Relay
65th Women’s 7.5k Sprint
23rd Women’s 15k Individual
9th Mixed Team Relay
7th 4x6 Relay
In total 16 Vermonters participated in the Sochi Olympics.
Congratulations to all Vermont Olympians for their effort and thank you for representing Vermont and the United States on the world platform.
For more information and bios of all Vermont Olympians go to www.vpr.net/apps/olympics/