Team Freedom athletes reach new heights in 2016

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Impressive performances and podium finishes mark a banner year for Team Freedom athletes.

Here are a few of the highlights from Team Freedom’ Opens in a new windows year.

Larisa Yurkiw, alpine skier

  • Finished downhill season ranked third in the 2016 FIS Alpine World Cup standings
  • Two silver medals
  • Two bronze medals
  • Named Female Alpine Athlete of the Year by Alpine Canada Alpin (APA)

Mackenzie Hughes, professional golfer

  • First Web.Com Tour win in Springfield, Missouri, securing his PGA TOUR Status
  • Made PGA TOUR debut
  • Extended partnership with Team Freedom for additional 3 years
  • Earned first PGA TOUR victory at RSM Classic in Georgia

Damian Warner, Olympic decathlete

  • Bronze medal in the decathlon at the Rio Olympics

Aurélie Rivard, Paralympic swimmer

  • Three gold medals and one silver medal at the Rio Paralympic Games
  • Broke two world records - 400-metre freestyle and 50 meter freestyle - in Rio
  • Chosen as Canada's flag-bearer for the Rio Paralympic Games closing ceremony

Other Team Freedom golfers, Adam Svensson and Albin Choi, also had successful seasons, clinching spots in the Web.com Tour  Opens a new website in a new windowplayoffs. Augusta James finished 13th on the Symetra Tour Opens a new website in a new window money list after an impressive year.

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