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Living with Lyme - Angeli VanLaanen in photos

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A Big Return

Photograph By Brett Wilhelm/ESPN

Last season, VanLaanen returned to halfpipe competition for the first time since 2009, ending up in ninth place on the Association of Freeskiing Professionals' ranking for women's halfpipe. VanLaanen competed at X Games Aspen this past January and placed seventh in the Women's Ski SuperPipe finals.