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Zoe Atkin Biography – Zoe Atkin Wiki
Zoe Atkin is a United States-born British freestyle skier. She won the 2019 World Cup in Copper Mountain, United States. In 2021, she won a bronze medal at the halfpipe event at the FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboarding World Championships. In February 2022, Zoe was part of Team GB at the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing, China.
Zoe was born in Newton, Massachusetts, and started skiing at a very young age with her elder sister, Her mother told newschainonline.com in 2019 during an interview, “Zoe and Izzy started skiing between my husband’s knees aged two or three. They loved it straight away and it was clear they wanted to do more even at that age. We couldn’t really stop them after that even if we wanted to.” She grew up skiing with her sister on Sugarloaf Mountain in Maine, United States. Her family later moved to Park City, in Utah where she enroll in the Winter Sports School.
Zoe made her debut at the 2018 World Cup in Copper Mountain Resort, United States. A year later, she won the 2019 World Cup in Copper Mountain. She graduated from The Winter Sports School in Park City, Utah in 2020. Despite being born and studying in the United States, Zoe has competed for Great Britain from a young age. In her free time, she enjoys hiking, surfing, swimming, reading, and eating.
Zoe Atkin Olympic
Zoe made her Olympic debut in February 2022 at the Winter Olympics in Beijing, China. She finished in 9th place. Despite not winning a medal, she was happy to make the top 10 at her first Olympics. She said, “Honestly, I’m pretty bummed about the way that I skied today: I wanted to put my run all together in the last run after 2 falls, but it didn’t go as planned. That’s the way it goes sometimes. Still really happy with the way I skied in qualifying, and happy to make top 10 at my first Olympics. I’m so thankful for this amazing experience and so grateful for everyone at @teamgb for all the support, thanks everyone for the messages.”
Zoe Atkin Age
She was born on January 16, 2003, in Newton, Massachusetts, United States.
Zoe Atkin Parents
Who are Zoe Atkin’s parents? Her parents are Winnie and Michael Atkin. Her mother is Malaysian and his father is British. Winnie and Michael met while working for the World Bank in Washington. They had to move from New England to Utah so that their daughter, Izzy Atkin could attend The Winter Sports School, whose academic calendar was not during ski season. They have two daughters Zoe and Izzy.
Zoe Atkin Sister
She has an elder sister, Isabel (Izzy) Atkin, a British freestyle skier. Izzy, a slopestyle bronze medallist broke a pelvis in December 2021 but had flown to China for the 2022 Winter Olympic but later withdrew from the competition. Her younger sister Zoe said, “Izzy wants to keep it private what happened. She had an unexpected medical emergency. She had to fly home which is unfortunate because I wanted her to be here. It’s better to prioritize her health and I’m glad she was able to be here for a couple of days and we got to spend some time together in the Village.”
Zoe Atkin Height
She stands at a height of 5 feet 7 inches (1.70 m) tall.
Zoe Atkin Nationality
She is of British nationality.
Zoe Atkin Instagram
Her Instagram handle is @zoeaatkin.