One of three moguls skiing sisters, middle child Chloé Dufour-Lapointe was the first to compete at the Olympic Games, finishing fifth as an 18-year-old at Vancouver 2010. Ready to make a move onto the podium at Sochi 2014, one of toughest competitors will be younger sister Justine. Dufour-Lapointe was a double medalist at the 2007 World Junior Championships, winning gold in dual moguls and bronze in moguls when she was just 15. She made her World Cup debut in December of that year, just after her 16th birthday. She went on to earn the 2007-08 FIS World Cup Rookie of the Year on the strength of six top-10 finishes. In March 2009 she reached her first World Cup podium.
- 2014 World Cup, Deer Valley, Utah - 2nd
- 2014 World Cup, Calgary, Alberta, Canada - 3rd
- 2013 World Ski Championships, Voss, Norway - 1st
- 2012 World Cup, Are, Sweden - 2nd
- 2011 World Cup, Lake Placid, N.Y. - 2nd
- 2010 Winter Olympics - 5th
Things To Know:
1. Dufour-Lapointe grew up idolizing two-time Olympic champion Jenn Heil. Chloe had the honor of racing directly against Heil in her final world championship appearance in 2011. Heil won the final dual moguls showdown, but that gave Dufour-Lapointe the silver, her first world championship medal.
2. Nickname is Coco.
3. Enjoys surfing and BMX biking.