After 15 years on the U.S. Ski Team and 186 races, Sarah Schleper has retired. Sarah was a four time Olympian for the United States. She retired on Thursday, December 29, 2011.
Sarah was born on February 19, 1979 in Glenwood Springs, Colorado. She began ski racing when she was 11 at the Ski Club Vail. When she was 16 she made the U.S. Ski Team and skied in her first World Cup in her town of Vail, Colorado.
Sarah retired in Lienze, Austria. She went down a slalom course in a dress! Half way through the course Sarah stopped and picked up her 3 year old son Lasse and went down the course with him in her arms.