Isabel Coursier: First Female World Champion Ski-jumper
Isabel Coursier Ski-jumping Pioneer
Today little girls can dream of competing in snow sports, thanks in part to Isabel Coursier. Isabel broke stereotypes by ski-jumping as a female in the 1920s. At time the few women who participated in ski-jumping contests came down the jump holding the hand of a male jumper. Isabel not only jumped unsupported by a male, she also broke a world ski-jumping record!
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