" If you don't give it a shot you'll never know, and I think Global Racing is the perfect shot."
Date of Birth: 6/7/1998
Place of birth: Edegem
Hometown: Zell am See, Austria
Sam Maes was born in Edegem, Belgium. He moved to Austria when he was 2 years old and started skiing instantly. In his early stages he was competing for the ski club of Zell am See. His mother had a big influence on how he skis today, because she took him for free skiing in many different ways. Sam studied at the gymnasium in Saalfelden for 9 years, of which 5 were on the ski program. Sam decided to ski for Belgium when he started racing FIS.
14th place Kranjska Gora WC GS 2023
14th place Palisades Tahoe WC GS 2023
18th place Chamonix WC SL 2023
11th place Alta Badia WC GS 2022
18th place Soelden WC GS 2020
12th place Kranjska Gora WC GS 2019
21st place Saalbach WC GS 2018
28th place Val d'Isere WC GS 2018
2x bronze medals GS/SL at World Junior Champs 2019
26th World Championship GS 2019
*Rankings subject to change on a monthly basis.
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