Cara brown - British ALPINE Ski Champion
Cara Brown is the 2014, 2015 & 2016 British Alpine Ski Champion.
Cara competed in her first World Cup race in the Val D'Isere Super G in December 2014 finishing in 36th place.
Cara is also the 2014 Scottish Ladies Champion, Slalom and Giant Slalom Junior and Overall Champion.
Cara is the CIT World Cup 2014 winner, the first British Athlete to ever achieve this. She achieved this after taking home the CIT World Champion titles in Super G, Giant Slalom and Slalom.
Cara Brown started skiing at a very young age on ski holidays with her parents. Born in London, Cara moved to Milan, Italy aged 7 and has lived there ever since.
Aged 10 Cara joined her first ski club Kandahar and did her first ever race training camps. After getting a feel for racing and deciding she wanted to do more of it she started spending all her weekends and holidays at The British Ski Academy in Les Houches. Cara did her first ever ski races aged 13 with BSA and continued to race alongside them until she turned 15.
Aged 15 Cara was invited to train with The Scottish Alpine Ski Team. After a few training camps she was asked to join the team based on her potential. Cara has been a member of the Scottish Team for the past 5 years.
After finished her schooling in 2012 Cara did her first full-time season based in Austria with Stefan Moser. She had a great season, which including halving her slalom points and therefore decided pursue skiing rather than going straight into further education.
Cara has now just finished her third full-time training with team Orsatus run by Alex Fourrat.
To read Cara's full Biography click here
In The Mind of a Kneehabber
This year I came across the hardest few months I’ve ever experienced as an athlete. At the end of the season on April 5th I ruptured my ACL ligament in my left knee. This is the most c... read more
A Day in the Life of a Kneehabber
I have now fully settled into the rehab routine. It’s kind of like the routine I get into during the season with getting up and going skiing before going to the gym, except now I get up and go t... read more
Step 2: Rehab Part 1
I can’t believe that already 5 weeks have gone by since I was sat in a hospital bed waiting nervously for my knee operation. I was pretty scared, I was undergoing surgery for the first time in m... read more