Freestyle aerials champion Evelyne Leu retires

Posted By: The Ski Channel on April 6, 2010 10:11 am

Swiss Olympic freestyle aerials champion Evelyne Leu has decided to hang up the ski jacket. After 15 years of competing at the highest level, the 33-year-old is saying goodbye to the ski stage. Leu is a four-time Olympian who had her best season in 2006. That year she won the gold medal at the Turin Games and the season-long aerials World Cup title. She also won a silver medal at the 2005 world championships in Ruka, Finland.

In her final event at the Vancouver Olympics, Leu finished 16th. Enjoy retirement Evelyne, you deserve it!