Athlete Sofia Tchernetsky selected as youngest member of Canadian National Team

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Heads to World Cup Championships in Freeskiing 2018

Steamboat Springs, Colo.- Montreal, QUE

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Chaos Athlete Sofia Tchernetsky selected as youngest member of Canadian National Team, heads to World Cup Championships in Freeskiing 2018

Steamboat Springs, Colo.- Montreal, QUE –August 23th, 2017. Chaos Headwear, makers of high quality headwear in the U.S. and worldwide announces team member with new top world rankings. Thanks to some unprecedented wins in Europe and North America this season, top ranked Chaos athlete and Freestyle skier Sofia Tchernetsky will join the Canadian National Team as its youngest member and compete in the World Cup.

With eleven wins this season alone, Sofia’s most notable recent achievements are her victories on the NorAm circuit, and being crowned the #1 North American Champion of 2017 overall. At just 14, Sofia was the youngest athlete ever to enter this circuit.

Quote from Sofia, “It has been an enormous amount of work and travel to get to this point– and I am now overwhelmed with gratitude and excitement for the next season to be on the National team and invited to the world cup. Chaos has been a supporter from the beginning and I am looking forward to a big year ahead.”

Sofia’s reputable coach comment son her steadfast determination, ‘’Sofia is a hard working young woman who strives for nothing but excellence. Her passion & dedication for competitive skiing makes my job easier and it's inspiring to help her to achieve her goals. She’s heading to New Zealand for her first World Cup Slopestyle start this summer. This is the beginning of a great career! ‘’ Gabriel Leclerc, National NextGen Slopestyle Coach.

Sofia also had two podium wins at the Europa Cup in Austria and took Finland by storm when she dominated two competitions in Slopestyle and Halfpipe at the Mercedes Benz Finland Tour in Ruka. At Absolut Park in Austria, she overcame icy conditions to demonstrate her advanced skills.

Known for her razor sharp focus and unstoppable energy, Sofia is ready to tackle the challenges the 2017/2018 season will bring.

“It’s a great honor to represent Canada,” Sofia said. “I am super excited about joining the Canadian national team and to have the chance to enter the World Cup and X-Games next season.”

“Sofia has been with us now for 3 seasons, it is a joy to see her enthusiasm and drive, she is an exceptionally well organized young woman with talents beyond skiing, but clearly the snow is her domain right now, congratulations!” Gary Supple, US Director of National Sales.

Chaos Team: World Champion Freeskier Emma Dahlström – Sweden, Chris Anthony – Speaker and World Class Skier US, Suzanne Graham, Freeskier, Filmaker, speaker basejumper, CA, Sofia Tcherneski, World Class Freeskier, CA

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