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Danelle Umstead

Danelle Umstead
— Alpine ski racer —
Disciplines Umstead at the 2013 World Championships
Born (1972-02-15) February 15, 1972 (age 42)
Taos, New Mexico

Danelle D’Aquanni Umstead (born February 15, 1972) is an American alpine skier and Paralympian.

She is part of the US Paralympics team.[1] She competed at the women's slalom, giant slalom, downhill, Super-G and combined at the 2010 Winter Paralympics in Vancouver, with her husband Rob Umstead as her sighted guide. They took the bronze medal at the downhill and combined.[2]

She has a genetic eye condition called retinitis pigmentosa.


External links

  • Team Vision4Gold - Official website of Danelle and Rob Umstead
  • Danelle Umstead - profile at the U.S. Paralympic Team

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