Justine Dufour-Lapointe is a Canadian freestyle skier. She was the Olympic champion in the moguls event at the 2014 Winter Olympics and won a silver medal in moguls at the 2018 Winter Olympics. The gold and silver she and her sister Chloe Dufour-Lapointe won in 2014 was the first time that Canadian sisters stood together on the podium, and the fourth time ever by all nations. In winning the Olympics, she became the youngest freestyle skiing Olympic champion ever at nineteen years of age. Dufour-Lapointe was the FIS World Cup rookie of the year for the 2010–11 season. Dufour-Lapointe was the world champion in moguls at the 2015 World Championships has also won a silver and two other bronze medals in the moguls event at the Freestyle World Ski Championships.
|Disciplines:||Moguls, Dual Moguls|
|Born:||March 25, 1994, Montreal, Quebec, Canada|
|World Cup debut:||11 December 2010 (age 16)|
|Teams:||2 – (2014, 2018)|
|Medals:||2 (1 gold)|
|Teams:||3 – (2013–17)|
|Medals:||4 (1 gold)|
|Seasons:||8th – (2011–)|
|Overall titles:||0 – (3rd in 2014)|
|Discipline titles:||0 – (2nd in moguls in 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016)|
|Twitter:||Justine Dufour-Lapointe's Twitter profile|
About Justine Dufour-Lapointe
Freestyle skier who became the youngest Olympian to win a gold medal in her sport when she took home the prize at the 2014 Games. A year later, she also won gold in moguls at the World Championships as well as a silver in dual moguls.
She first competed in the 2010-2011 FIS Freestyle Skiing World Cup season. She also set an age record there when, at the age of 16, she won an FIS World Cup event in moguls.
She earned a silver medal at the 2018 Winter Olympics for Moguls.
She grew up in Montreal, Canada. Her two sisters, Maxime and Chloe, are also skiers. The three of them represented Canada at the 2014 Games.
She competed against Hannah Kearney at the 2014 Olympics.
Information related to Justine Dufour-Lapointe
- Canadian female freestyle skiers
- Olympic freestyle skiers of Canada
- Olympic medalists in freestyle skiing
- Freestyle skiers at the 2014 Winter Olympics
- Olympic gold medalists for Canada
- Olympic silver medalists for Canada
- Medalists at the 2014 Winter Olympics