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Encyclopedia > Sara Renner
Sara Renner
Silver
medal
2006
Turin
Cross-Country Skiing
Team Sprint

Sara Renner (born 10 April 1976 in Golden, British Columbia) Subject: The Olympic Rings. ... Image File history File links Download high resolution version (532x800, 113 KB) Summary http://www. ... The 2006 Olympics logo on display in Torino The 2006 Olympic Winter Games are currently being held in Turin (Torino), Italy. ... Turin (Italian: ; Piedmontese: Turin) is a major industrial city in north-western Italy, capital of the Piedmont region, located mainly on the west bank of the Po River. ... April 10 is the 100th day of the year in the Gregorian calendar (101st in leap years). ... 1976 (MCMLXXVI) is a leap year starting on Thursday (link will take you to calendar). ... Categories: Stub | British Columbia communities ... Motto: Splendor Sine Occasu (Latin: Splendour without diminishment) Official languages English Capital Victoria Largest city Vancouver Lieutenant-Governor Iona Campagnolo Premier Gordon Campbell (BC Liberal) Parliamentary representation  - House seat  - Senate seats 36 6 Area Total  â€¢ Land  â€¢ Water    (% of total)  Ranked 5th 944,735 km² 925,186 km² 19,549 km...


Sara is a Canadian Olympian in cross country skiing. With Beckie Scott, she won the silver medal in the team sprint event at the 2006 Winter Olympics in Turin. Her best individual finish at the Olympics was 8th in the 10km classical event in Turin. For months before the Olympic Games, runners relay the Olympic Flame from Olympia to the opening ceremony. ... Beckie Scott (born August 1, 1974 in Vegreville, Alberta) is a Canadian athlete. ... The 2006 Olympics logo on display in Torino The 2006 Olympic Winter Games are currently being held in Turin (Torino), Italy. ...


Trivia

  • In 2001 Sara posed nude in a calendar called "Nordic Nudes" to help raise money for the Canadian women's nordic ski team. Teammates, Beckie Scott, Milaine Thériault, Jaime Fortier, and sister Amanda Fortier also posed nude for the calendar. [1]
  • Norwegian coach Bjornar Haakensmoen gave Sara Renner a skipole after hers was broken when a competitor stepped on it during the Cross Country Team Pursuit of the 2006 Winter Olympics.

Beckie Scott (born August 1, 1974 in Vegreville, Alberta) is a Canadian athlete. ... Milaine Thériault (born November 14, 1973 in St. ... Thomas Grandi (born December 27, 1972 in Bolzano, Italy) is a Canadian alpine skier. ...

Notable Placings

  • 2002 Olympic Winter Games (Salt Lake City): 9th in the Sprints
  • 2005 World Ski Championships (Oberstdorf, Germany): 3rd in the Sprints (first WSC medal finish for a Canadian)
  • 2005 World Cup (Vernon, BC, Canada): 3rd in the Sprints (first WC medal finish)
  • 2006 Olympic World Games (Turin, Italy): 2nd in the Team Sprint with Beckie Scott, 8th in 10km classical

Beckie Scott (born August 1, 1974 in Vegreville, Alberta) is a Canadian athlete. ...

External links

  • FIS Competitor Results
  • Sara Renner Bio
  • Cross Country Canada – Canada's Cross Country Ski Program
  • CBC Athlete Bio

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Sara Renner Information (288 words)
Sara Renner (born January 4, 1976 in Golden, British Columbia) is a Canadian Olympian in cross country skiing.
Sara Renner is married to Italian-Canadian alpine skier Thomas Grandi.
Norwegian coach Bjørnar Håkensmoen gave Sara Renner a ski pole after hers was broken when a competitor stepped on it during the Cross Country Team Pursuit of the 2006 Winter Olympics.
CANOE 2002 Games - Team Canada - Sara Renner (295 words)
Sara Renner helped Canada to a silver medal in the women's relay at the World Cup on the Olympic course at Soldier Hollow last March and a sixth place finish at the world championships.
Renner was initially diagnosed with the illness in fall of 1998 a few months after competing at the 1998 Olympics.
Renner is expected to race the 10-kilometre classic, the sprint, relay and pursuit at the Games.
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