Sabrina Wanjiku Fly’s Kenyan Flag in Cortina World Ski Championships

Sabrina Wanjiku Fly's Kenyan Flag in Cortina World Ski Championships

Sabrina Simader Wanjiku,22, Kenya’s professional Alpine skier will be representing Kenya at the  46° Alpine World Ski Championships in Cortina, Italy.

She will participate in three categories: Women’s Alpine Combined, Women’s Super G and the women’s downhill.

“After my knee injury at the end of October I’ve had a long rehab and I got back on skis in mid-December. Since then, I’m pretty satisfied with my healing & I have had good preparation mentally, physically & on skis as well’’, Sabrina says.

Sabrina Simader Wanjiku
Sabrina Simader Wanjiku I PHOTO Courtesy @ClaudiaEkai

Her career highlights include:

2012/13  Triple youth champion in the Austrian federal state of Styria

02/2016   Olympic Youth Games in Lillehammer (rankings 20, 23, 24 and 26)

01/2017  The first Kenyan ever participating in a Ski World Cup Race

02/2017  Only African woman participating in the speed competitions of the Alpine Ski World Championships in St. Moritz