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It's always sunny in Scotland!

13/07/2014

I'm on my way back home after two weeks of fitness training in Aviemore. There was cycling, lifting, running,  a bit of sunshine and midges, lots of midges!   Every day of training was different. We worked in the gym in the m… read more

Winter in June!

30/06/2014

Despite it being the middle of summer, the 2014-2015 season has already begun! I have just finished three weeks of training on the glacier in Val D'Isere with Orsatus. Due to the high summer temperatures, the glacier opens at 6.45! By m… read more

Hiking in the Swiss Alps

19/05/2014

I didn’t think I would be saying this for a while but work is completely hectic! I am really enjoying life in the office but getting up in the morning to commute with thousands of others certainly makes a change from the ski lift queues! … read more

Off-Snow-Season!

07/05/2014

It’s currently the off snow season! However, that doesn’t mean that the hard work stops. This is really the time of year to work on my fitness and try and improve it as much as possible for next season. During the season most of the th… 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

From the blog
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    23/08/2017
  • Season 2016-2017

    All of a sudden the season comes to a very abrupt end. It gets me every year, I think I’ve still got months to go but then I’m suddenly packing up and heading back home. I think this year ... read more

    17/04/2017
  • World Champs 2017

    My training has been fairly up and down for the last month. My knee was doing so well at the beginning of January that alongside my coaches, we decided I could try out some speed. I foreran the men&rs... read more

    16/02/2017