Athlete Profile: Marielle Thompson

In 2012, Thompson became the first Canadian to win an individual World Cup Crystal Globe in ski cross after a breakout season that saw the young skier claim six podiums in 10 World Cup races. Renowned for her strong starts, ‘Big Air Mar’ won silver at the 2013 world championships and gold at the world juniors. A former figure skater and soccer player, Thompson likes to spend her summers taking part in outdoor sports including water-skiing and sailing.

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