ABOUT ZOE MACGEORGE
Hi, I’m Zoe. I am 17 years old and live in the Swiss Alps, more precisely in a village and ski resort called Vercorin, in the Valais region.
I started skiing at the age of 2. As a child, I competed in alpine skiing for a few years but I quickly realized that is was not for me and that I wanted to try snowboarding.
I started snowboarding at the age of 10 and never
That year, I became both Swiss and European & Oceania Junior Freeride Champion. I was 14. Nothing could stop me any more. A year later I was vice European Champion. And on my third competition season (2020) I was lucky enough to win the Junior World Champion title as well as the European and Swiss Champion ones.
My goal is to carry on improving and progressing in every aspect of my sport. I would like to take women snowboarding to a higher level and hope to be able to include tricks in my rides very soon.
I am Swiss and English. I can speak English, German and French as I live in the French part of Switzerland and have studied in a
At the beginning of January 2018, I took part in my first ever freeride competition at the Verbier Freeride Week. I was 14 years old. I did not know how the point system worked or anything else. All I knew was that I could choose my line and that I had to show my skills. I ended up taking 3rd place and my love for Freeride competitions begun. I carried on the season experimenting what it means to compete in freeride. I learned and progressed a lot and ended up winning the titles of Swiss champion and European and Oceanic champion.
The following season (2019) I
The 2020 season has been my most successful one so far.
I put a lot of work in preseason