2019 World Cup Highlight Reel

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Surprise! I was one of the fastest skiers at World Cup 1 in Slovenia!
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After finishing 15th in the sprint, I made my first Flower Ceremony (6th) in the pursuit.
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This is what satisfaction looks like!
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I’ll never forget my first flowers!
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One week later at World Cup 2 in Austria I got 65th in the sprint! But my brother Graham was there to cheer me up. And I redeemed myself in the women’s relay.
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Riding in style from Austria to Czech with our ski technicians, Gara (Left) and Federico.
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At World Cup 3 in Czech I had three more good races and qualified for the mass start. It was the first time I was ranked in the top-25 of the overall score, where I would stay the whole season. 
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I spent Christmas with my brother in Switzerland and then resumed training in Antholz, Italy.
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The man behind the magic! Coach Armin.
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At World Cup 4 in Oberhof, we had 2 women in the top-15 for the first time ever!
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In the relay, I was leading the race and then had a total meltdown. Bummer.
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I got myself back in a good mood for World Cup 5, and then had another total meltdown.
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So I went to the “wax tech party” and exorcised my demons by singing “Don’t Stop Believin.”
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And then I had a fabulous time racing in Antholz at World Cup 6!
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Then I got sick and raced in -4F in Canada.
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Then I got healthy and raced in 45F in the USA!!
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My boyfriend was in the audience, along with almost 40 other friends and family members.
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The first annual Athletes’ Committee Valentine’s Day Flower Sale: we sold 200 carnations and used the money to buy each team a bottle of champagne. Season Highlight!!!
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2019 World Championships had ups and downs.
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I kicked things off with my best sprint result: 11th place. But later I mistakenly skied an extra penalty loop IN TWO DIFFERENT RACES, and had to put Rifey in timeout.
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A historic relay day: Our team was in 2nd place until the very end. I shot clean and tagged in 1st! We eventually finished 9th, the best World’s finish ever for American women.
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Finally! In the last race of the season I set out to get on the podium and voila, bronze in Oslo.
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I knew I could do it.
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This pretty much sums it up!
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