Yupik Eskimo makes U.S. Olympic team

Alaskan and Yupik Eskimo Callan Chythlook-Sifsof was named to the U.S. Olympic team.

In 2006, Chythlook-Sifsof earned a berth on the U.S. Snowboard Team and took third place in her first World Cup snowboardcross competition in Japan. She won the U.S. National Championship title that same year and took a fourth-place in World Cup Finals in Quebec.

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0 Responses to Yupik Eskimo makes U.S. Olympic team

  1. Writer says:

    I’m not even surprised. Who should be better at snowboarding than Eskimos or Alaskans?

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