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Face Time: Kim Lamarre

Talking with Canadian slopestyle skier Kim Lamarre about Winter X Games 2012

Updated: January 18, 2012, 5:51 PM ET
By Olivia Dwyer

Canadian slopestyle skier Kim Lamarre started skiing at three years old, but she didn't take the usual steps to becoming a pro skier. No racing background, no moguls training, Lamarre liked skiing for fun at local mountains in Quebec, where she grew up. Her breakthrough came in 2011 with a Slopestyle bronze at Winter X Games Europe. The timing was perfect -- slopestyle became an Olympic sport a month later, and Lamarre was named to the Canadian A team. ESPN Freeskiing caught up with Lamarre ...

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