Margot is 11 years old and is now the National alpine snowboarding champion in both Slalom & GS (Giant Slalom). Three weeks ago at the USASA (United States of America Snowboard & Freeski Association) national championship event at Copper Mountain, CO. Margot competed and won first place in both events.
The journey started last December (2012) at Loon Mountain, NH where Margot is a member of their race team . There were many race events in NH and at the end of the season Margot was ranked #1 in the state of NH and this qualified her for the national invitation. What makes Margot’s accomplishment even greater is that in mid December she broke her shoulder while training. She fought back and never gave up.