Name: Sarah Will
Sport: Alpine Skiing
Event(s): Downhill, Giant Slalom, Slalom, Super-G
Paralympic Experience
  • Four-time Paralympian (1992, 1994, 1998, 2002); 13-time Paralympic medalist (12 golds, 1 silver)
  • Albertville 1992, gold (downhill, super-G)
  • Lillehammer 1994, gold (downshill, slalom, super-G)
  • Nagano 1998, gold (giant slalom, slalom, super-G), silver (downhill)
  • Salt Lake City 2002, gold (downhill, giant slalom, slalom, super-G)
Personal: Paralyzed in a skiing accident in 1988...Was inspired to pursue adaptive skiing after reading Hal O’Leary’s book on adaptive skiing...Trained at Winter Park in Colorado throughout her career...Was the youngest member of the U.S. Disabled Ski Team when she won gold medals at the Paralympic Winter Games in 1992...Founded her own mono-ski program in Vail, Colorado, in the midst of her athletic career.