Clare Egan

Biathlon

PERSONAL DATA
Home Town:  Cape Elizabeth, Maine
High School: Cape Elizabeth High School, '06
College:  Wellesley '10 - International Communication, UNH '12 - MA Linguistics
Height:  5' 8" Weight: 125lbs
Current Location:  Craftsbury, VT and Lake Placid, NY
Hobbies: guitar, singing duets, letter-writing, learning languages, pig-sitting

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Did you know...?
My dream vacation spot is… Big Major Cay ("Pig Island"), Bahamas
When traveling, the thing I miss the most is… my pig, Hilda
My favorite meal is… (vegetarian) risotto
I never leave my house without… my lucky pigs
If I were not an athlete, I would... have a pet miniature piglet


More on Clare:

Clare started skiing in middle school for Cape Nordic and was a Maine high school state champion and two-time member of the New England Junior National team. As an undergraduate at Wellesley College, she ran cross-country and track and started the Wellesley Ski Team. After graduating in 2010, Clare spent a year at the University of New Hampshire, where she competed for the Division I cross-country, track, and Nordic ski teams while pursuing a master's degree in linguistics. She joined the GRP in June of 2011 and competed in her first biathlon race in 2013 under the coaching of Algis Shalna. Following the 2014 season, Clare was named to US Biathlon's development program. She made her biathlon World Cup debut in Antholz, Italy, in January of 2015 and was a member of the 2015 World Championships Team in Kontiolahti, Finland. Clare now lives and trains full-time in Lake Placid as a member of the US Biathlon A Team.


SPORT DATA

Biathlon Since: 2013, cross-country ski racing since: 2002
Member of National Development Group since:  2014
Skis:  Salomon 
Boots:  Salomon
Club:  Craftsbury Green Racing Project 
Coaches:  Jonne Kahkonen, Jean Paquet, Algis Shalna, Pepa Miloucheva

TOP RESULTS

 LEVEL  YEAR  EVENT  IN   SP   PU   MS   RL  MRL
 World Champ.  2016  Oslo Holmenkollen (NOR)  66  84      13  
   2015   Kontiolahti (FIN)  51  40  52    12  

WORLD CUP TOTAL FINAL RANK

2015/16  67
2014/15  96

WORLD CUP TOP RESULTS (INCL. OWG AND WCH.)

POS   COMP.   SEASON    EVENT 
 16  SP  2015/16  Oestersund (SWE)
 23  PU  2015/16  Presque Isle, ME (USA)
 32  SP  2015/16  Presque Isle, ME (USA)
 40  SP  2014/15  Kontiolahti (FIN)
 44  IN  2015/16  Oestersund (SWE)
 45  PU  2015/16  Oestersund (SWE)
 51  IN  2014/15  Kontiolahti (FIN)
 52  PU  2014/15  Kontiolahti (FIN)
 63  SP  2015/16  Khanty-Mansiysk (RUS)
 66  IN  2015/16  Oslo Holmenkollen (NOR)
 67  SP  2015/16  Antholz-Anterselva (ITA)
 73  SP  2014/15  Nove Mesto (CZE)
 

last updated 3/31/16

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