"I feel honored that I've been given this chance to show how competitive the U.S. is in cross country skiing beyond our amazing World Cup team."
5 Things You Didn't Know About Hailey Swirbul
- 1. Hailey posted her first World Cup podium, finishing third, in a 10k freestyle in Davos, Switzerland on Dec. 13, 2020.
- 2. Hailey was a member of the 2017 Junior World Championship bronze-medal winning relay team.
- 3. She doesn't like stretching, and she can wiggle her eyes!
- 4. When she's not striding - her favorite technique - she can be found baking, oil painting, fly fishing, or studying.
- 5. Hailey participates with Fast and Female: "Sport has taught me more about life than school ever could, and that is so valuable for young girls to experience as well (and boys for that matter)!"
Three-time Junior World Championship medalist. • Silver, 2018, 5k classic • Bronze, 2018, skiathlon • Bronze, 2017, Team relay