Lauren Woolstencroft

Alpine skier, Athlete

1981 –

87 Views

Who is Lauren Woolstencroft?

Lauren Woolstencroft is a Canadian alpine skier and electrical engineer. Born missing her left arm below the elbow as well as both legs below the knees, she began skiing at the age of 4 and began competitive skiing at the age of 14. She is a multiple medal winner at the Paralympics. In 1998, she was nicknamed "Pudding" by her teammates, due to her sweet tooth.

She graduated with an electrical engineering degree from the University of Victoria. She now resides in North Vancouver.

We need you!

Help us build the largest biographies collection on the web!

Born
Nov 24, 1981
Calgary
Nationality
  • Canada
Profession
Education
  • University of Victoria

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

Citation

Use the citation below to add to a bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"Lauren Woolstencroft." Biographies.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2022. Web. 29 May 2022. <https://www.biographies.net/people/en/lauren_woolstencroft>.

Discuss this Lauren Woolstencroft biography with the community:

0 Comments


    Browse Biographies.net