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Step 2: Rehab Part 1

28/06/2016

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 my life and about to embark on a 6 month journey ba… read more

Step 1: ACL Prehab

17/05/2016

I haven’t written a blog in a while and it’s probably due to the fact that I haven’t wanted to talk about what happened to me at the end of my season. As many of you will already know, I tore my ACL whilst forerunning a boys race in… read more

British Ladies Overall Champion x3!

28/03/2016

I can’t believe that the Delancey British Alpine Champs are already finished. What happened to the season!? I was really happy with my results throughout the week and defending my overall titles was definitely a surprise! The week started of… read more

17 Points!

15/03/2016

Wow it’s been a crazy week! I started off by taking part in the Coeur Blanc in Meribel where the aim was to ski every lift in the Meribel Valley in one day to raise money for the fantastic Charity Snow-Camp for which I am an Ambassador. Then I … read more

Ride The Wave

10/02/2016

After my month of speed races around Europe in January I have now come back to join Orsatus in Brides les Bains in France. Dougie joined me for a few weeks of some really good GS and speed training but he’s now off to make sure the CDC kids pic… read more

ABOUT CARA

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 second full-time training with team Orsatus run by Alex Fourrat.

To read Cara's full Biography click here

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