Paula Cooper at Youth Olympics: Excitement builds for competition day

Paula Cooper at Youth Olympics: Excitement builds for competition day
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By Edward Stoner

LILLEHAMMER, Norway — Local student Paula Cooper, 17, is representing the U.S. at the Youth Olympic Games in Norway, the only female from the U.S. to compete in the ski halfpipe competition today. She attends Vail Ski and Snowboard Academy and skis for Ski & Snowboard Club Vail. She is writing dispatches from Norway for the Vail Daily.SaturdayLast day of practice before the contest was today; skiers were in the afternoon and had perfect temperatures and no wind. I felt tomorrow’s excitement throughout the day, and tremendous support with the arrival of my sister Kate and my mom, who stood …

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