Sarah Bennett ‘19 made her World Cup debut on December 5, 2021 at Lake Louise in the Women’s Super G.
Excerpt from Alpine Canada Alpin:
FOUR-DISCIPLINE STAR: SARAH BENNETT
Sarah, 20, is a member of the Québec Ski Team. She grew up racing at Stoneham Resort in Quebec. She attended the Northwood School at Lake Placid in New York State and has been taking communications courses at Concordia University since graduating from high school.
Her ski racing career highlights include:
18th in alpine combined at the 2020 World Junior Championships in Norway
Eight top 10 Nor Am results in giant slalom, Super G and Downhill
She has achieved five top 5 results at National Championships including winning the slalom on November 29, 2021 (make-up race for the 2021 season) and finishing third also in slalom as part of the 2020 National Championships both at Panorama
“I’m very excited for my first World Cup, especially since my last races went very well,” tells Sarah. “I’m confident in my skiing right now, not necessarily waiting on any specific result but just looking forward to feeling good on the course at Lake Louise. It’s going to be amazing to see many of my teammates, my parents, and my sister when I will cross the finish line. I can’t wait for my run!”