Barbara Ferries Henderson

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Barbara was 16 when she won the US Junior National Championship in both downhill and combined in 1960. In 1962, she was named to the US Ski Team and won the bronze medal in downhill at the World Championships. She was the youngest member to qualify for the 1964 U.S. Olympic team. She continued to race in masters’ races for many years and was inducted into the US Ski Hall of Fame in 1978.