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Alice Merryweather (born October 5, 1996) is a World Cup alpine ski racer from the United States, and competes primarily in the speed events, downhill and super-G. Born and raised in Hingham, Massachusetts, she graduated from Stratton Mountain School in Vermont and plans to attend Dartmouth College in 2018.[1]

Alice Merryweather
Alpine skier
2017 Audi FIS Ski Weltcup Garmisch-Partenkirchen Damen - Alice Merryweather - by 2eight - 8SC0653.jpg
Alice Merryweather in 2017
DisciplinesDownhill, Super-G
ClubStratton Mountain School
Born (1996-10-05) October 5, 1996 (age 23)
Hingham, Massachusetts,
United States
Height5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
World Cup debut9 January 2016 (age 19)
Olympics
Teams1 – (2018)
Medals0
World Championships
Teams1 – (2019)
Medals0
World Cup
Seasons3 − (20172019)
Podiums0
Overall titles0 − (119th in 2018)
Discipline titles0 − (47th in SG, 2018)

Merryweather won the gold medal in the downhill at the World Junior Championships in 2017.[2] She was named to the 2018 U.S. Olympic Team,[3] and was fifteenth in the combined event. She made her first World Cup top ten in January 2019 with an eighth in the downhill at Garmisch, Germany.

World Cup resultsEdit

Season standingsEdit

Season Age  Overall   Slalom  Giant
 slalom 
Super-G Downhill Combined
2017 20 no World Cup points
2018 21 119 47
2019 22 62 49 27
Standings through 23 February 2019

Top twenty resultsEdit

  • 1 top ten
  • 3 top twenty finishes
Season Date Location Discipline Place
2017 15 March 2017   Aspen, USA Downhill 19th
2019 27 Jan 2019   Garmisch, Germany Downhill 8th
23 Feb 2019     Crans-Montana, Switzerland Downhill 19th

World Championship resultsEdit

  Year    Age   Slalom   Giant 
 slalom 
Super-G Downhill Combined
2019 22 22 22 18

Olympic resultsEdit

  Year    Age   Slalom   Giant 
 slalom 
Super-G Downhill Combined
2018 21 15

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ "Alice Merryweather". U.S. Ski and Snowboard. USSA. Retrieved 4 February 2018.
  2. ^ "Olympics - Merryweather wins late call-up to U.S. team". MSN. Reuters. 3 February 2018. Archived from the original on 12 February 2018. Retrieved 11 February 2018.
  3. ^ "Alpine Skier Alice Merryweather Added To 2018 U.S. Olympic Team". TeamUSA.org. U.S. Olympic Committee. Retrieved 3 February 2018.

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