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Five fun questions to get to know Jacqueline Wiles

Jacqueline Wiles
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Five fun questions to get to know Jacqueline Wiles

Wiles remembers attending the 2002 Winter Olympics

Do you have pets?

I have two black labs, named Jezzy and Jasmine. They are adorable and the best of pals. They are so loyal and loving. We are very adventurous in the summertime, hiking around the Northwest.

Tell us about your nutrition plan?

I don't follow a strict diet plan. Mostly I try to fuel my body with nutrient-dense whole foods. I avoid all processed foods, sugar, alcohol and anything that will hinder my performance.

What is your earliest skiing memory?

I starting skiing when I was 2 years old and I remember at that age already chasing my brother trying to keep up. The feeling of freedom and the speed on my face was incredible.

Within your sport, who has been your greatest influence and why?

Lindsey Vonn because she is the most dominant woman ski racing in history.

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What is your earliest or favorite memory of watching the Olympics?

I remember going to the 2002 Winter Olympics in Salt Lake at the age of 10. I had never seen ski racing outside of my home club here on Mt. Hood. The world of racing and the Olympic fire was lit within me at that moment.

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