Name: Clare Egan
Sport: Biathlon
Height: 5' 8"
Weight: 125lbs
DOB: 11/19/1987
Hometown: Cape Elizabeth, Maine
High School: Cape Elizabeth High School, '06
College: Wellesley '10 - International Communication, UNH '12 - MA Linguistics
Team/Club: Craftsbury Green Racing Project
Coach(es): Jonne Kahkonen, Jean Paquet, Algis Shalna, Pepa Miloucheva
World Championship Experience
  • 2017 (Hochfilzen, AUT) - 20th in sprint / 22nd in individual / 24th in mass start / 41st in pursuit / 14th in relay / 16th in mixed relay
  • 2016 (Oslo, NOR) - 66th in individual / 84th in sprint / 13th in relay
  • 2015 (Kontiolahti, FIN) - 40th in sprint / 51st in individual / 52nd in pursuit / 12th in relay
Personal: Hobbies: singing duets, guitar, letter-writing, gardening, learning languages
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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 stuffed animal 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 Craftsbury Green Racing Project in June of 2011 and competed in her first biathlon race in 2013. Following the 2014 season, Clare was named to U.S. Biathlon's development program. She made her biathlon World Cup debut in Antholz, Italy, in January of 2015 and has competed on the World Cup circuit ever since as a member of the U.S. Biathlon A Team. She was a member of the 2015 and 1016 World Championship Teams. 


SPORT DATA 

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

WORLD CUP TOTAL FINAL RANK

2016/17  - 56
2015/16  - 67
2014/15  - 96

 

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

POS COMP. SEASON EVENT
16 SP 2015/16 Oestersund (SWE)
20 SP 2016/17 Hochfilzen (AUT)
22 IN 2016/17 Hochfilzen (AUT)
23 PU 2015/16 Presque Isle, ME (USA)
24 MS 2016/17 Hochfilzen (AUT)
30 PU 2016/17 Oestersund (SWE)
32 SP 2015/16 Presque Isle, ME (USA)
33 SP 2016/17 PyeongChang (KOR)
34 SP 2016/17 Oslo-Holmenkollen (NOR)
35 SP 2017/18 Hochfilzen (AUT)
36 PU 2016/17 PyeongChang (KOR)