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John Fripp

Alpine :: Downhill :: Slalom :: Instructor

Born and raised in Ottawa, Ontario, John Fripp started skiing in 1927 at the age of 6 years.  He was just 17-years of age in 1938 when he won the prestigious "Journal Trophy" competing in the Gatineau Ski Zone Championships.  Unfortunately, he was ineligible to win the trophy, he was too young, and it was awarded to another, more senior qualifier... ['CLICK' BELOW TO READ FULL BIOGRAPHY]

Born:  1921

Active Period:  1938 - 1958

Inducted:  1988

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