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2010 Winter Olympic Games, Vancouver, CanadaFebruary 12-28
 
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Emily Cook

Emily Cook

  • Sport: Olympic Freestyle Skiing
  • Nation: United States of America
  • DOB: July 1, 1979
  • Hometown: Belmont, MA
  • Career Highlights: Making her second appearance in the Olympics in what will be her 13th year with the U.S. Freestyle Ski Team. … Finished 19th in the aerials at the ‘06 Olympics in Turin. … Tore ligaments in both feet and suffered a broken left foot in a training run in Lake Placid, N.Y., three weeks prior to the ‘02 Olympics, forcing her out of competition. ... Didn’t ski again until summer ‘04, finally returning to competition that winter in a World Cup event. … Cook has improved dramatically over the past two years, adding a new maneuver that has helped her keep pace with the world’s top performers. ... Placed fourth at the '09 World Championships in Japan. … Finished first in Moscow in 2008 for her first World Cup win. … Began skiing at 4 years old and first tried freestyle at 14. Three years later, she made the U.S. Ski Team.
  • Olympic History: 2006
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