It was a beautiful weekend at the US Freestyle National Championships at Stratton Mountain. US team member Eliza Outtrim and Olympic medalist Shannon Bahrke love Snap Paks for their mouth guards and to store other items.
Sunday March 27, 2011
Outtrim Clinchs U.S. Dual Moguls Title
The women’s final, between Outtrim and McPhie was a real barnburner, with Outtrim just edging her way past McPhie 18-17 to win the U.S. title. Heidi Kloser (Vail, CO) made her first career podium at U.S. Championships, finishing in third. Sunday’s victory was Outtrim’s first U.S. Championship title.
Shannon Bahrke is an American Olympic freestyle skier and entrepreneur. Bahrke was the silver medalist in moguls at the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake City, the bronze medalist at the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver, and in 2003 was the World Cup Champion. With her bronze medal in 2010, she became the first US women's freestyle skier to win multiple Olympic medals. Bahrke was also the 2009 US National Champion in dual moguls. She has reached the podium twice at the FIS Freestyle World Ski Championships, winning bronze in 2003 and silver in 2007, both in dual moguls. In 2008 she founded Silver Bean Coffee, a Salt Lake City based coffee roasting company. Check out www.silverbeancoffee.com