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2010 Winter Olympic Games, Vancouver, CanadaFebruary 12-28
 
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Shannon Bahrke

Shannon Bahrke

  • Sport: Olympic Freestyle Skiing
  • Nation: United States of America
  • DOB: November 7, 1980
  • Hometown: Tahoe City, CA
  • Career Highlights: Had a strong month entering her second appearance in the Olympics, earning second- and third-place finishes in World Cup events. ... Won silver in the moguls at the 2002 Olympics in Salt Lake City, but disappointed in Turn in ’06 with a 10th-place finish. … Placed third in the Nature Valley Freestyle Challenge on Jan. 14. ... Had consistent performances in ’09 after coming back from a knee injury suffered late in ’07. ... Took first place in the dual moguls and third in the moguls at the U.S. National Championships in March. That followed an impressive showing at the World Ski Championships in Japan earlier that month, when she placed sixth in the moguls and 11th in the duals. ... Her brother, Scott, was the World Cup aerials rookie of the year in ’07. ... Shannon began skiing at 3 years old.
  • Olympic History: 2006,2002
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