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Anna Beninati wins silver at 2015 IPCAS Level Winter Park

Alpine skiing pictogram. Alpine skiing pictogram. Image credit: Parutakupiu
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Anna Beninati with fellow skiers at Winter Park. Image credit: Anna Beninati

With the 2015 IPCAS Level Winter Park  having wrapped up yesterday at Colorado’s Winter Park Resort, Anna Beninati came away with a silver medal in women’s sit ski. The competition included several alpine disciplines including Giant Slalom, Super Combined, and Super Giant Slalom.

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Beninati  started off the season with a medal in the women’s sitting giant slalom at a competition in Panorama, British Colombia, Canada.

 

Beninati is based out of Park City, Utah for training.  She is a bilateral above-knee amputee.  When not competing, she works as an adaptive ski instructor in Snowbird.

Laura Hale
About Laura Hale (2533 Articles)
Laura Hale is a sport journalist, specializing in Paralympic and disability sport news. Prior to helping found ParaSport-News, she spent two and a half years working as a journalist on Wikinews, a citizen journalism site. As a journalist, she has covered the 2012 Summer Paralympics in London, the 2013 IPC Alpine Skiing World Championships in La Molina, the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Sochi, and a number of other sporting events. She has additional experience with Paralympic sport having worked as a Wikipedian in Residence for the Australian and Spanish Paralympic Committees.

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