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Stepping Up To The Big Time!

23/12/2014

So as most of you probably know by now, I competed in my first ever World Cup this Sunday in Val D’Isere. I had the best time ever, before the race, during the race and I’m still buzzing now, two days later! I headed up to Val D&rs… read more

Ski Season Kick Off

27/11/2014

The last few weeks have been made up of race delays and cancellations… The speed races that were due to take place in Tignes last week were delayed for three weeks before being eventually cancelled and the Val Thorens GS and slalom FIS race… read more

Snow, Scans and Sit Ups

06/11/2014

A huge amount of snow has fallen in the last few days across the Alps and it really feels like winter has arrived. Resorts are not experiencing the light dusting of snow to be expected at this time of year. Some places have seen three meters fall … read more

A Very Snowy October!

27/10/2014

My second week of Autumn training is now over. The weather has been a bit nuts in Tignes this week but I still managed to get in 4 days of really good training in some pretty challenging conditions. We started off the week with Giant Slalom tr… read more

Winter Has Begun!

19/10/2014

My 2014-2015 winter season training has officially begun! I headed up to Tignes last Saturday with my race team Orsatus. This was my first time on snow since Chile and I was so excited to get back on my skis. I started the week training slalom… 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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