" 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
7th at the youth Olympics 2016
31 on the Olympic gs 2018
3 national champion titles 2016/17 (NL, BEL, GBR)
Current FIS points:
16.08 in giant slalom (World rank 1998 and younger: 7th)
15.6 in slalom (World rank 1998 and younger: 8th)
*Rankings subject to change on a monthly basis.
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