Who is Lara Guy? She is a Swiss World Cup alpine ski racer who competes in all disciplines except slalom and works in the speed events of downhill and super-G.
She was born on 27th April 1991 in Sorengo, Canton Ticino. She partook in her first FIS races at age 15 in December 2006. At the Alpine Youth World Championship 2007 at Altenmarkt, Austria, she won silver in the downhill. In the same year, she came to be Swiss national champion in super-G, the second-youngest champion of all time.
At the end of December 2007, she made her World Cup debut in the giant slalom at Lienz, Austria. In January 2008, at Caspoggio, she earned four consecutive Europa Cup races. At her initial World Cup downhill race on 2nd February 2008, Gut made the podium at third place at St. Moritz, despite falling on the finishing pitch and sliding on her back through the finish line; she finished only 0.35 seconds behind the winner.