At six years old my parents gave me an incentive, ‘if you learn to ski you can come on the family holiday’ they said… what happened after that was a hell of a journey, a journey yet to be completed.

I joined Pendle Ski Club and the following year I was away in the mountains of France.

I loved racing and training on the British Dry Slopes and after being selected for the English Schools Team at 13.

I started training on snow, all be it for only maybe 3-4 weeks a year.

At 16 I got selected to the English Alpine Ski Team.

At 18 years old (after I had finished my A-levels) I was allowed to try skiing full time for a year by my family to see how I did.

The following year at 19 I was selected for the British Team.. I was skiing full time at this point. I learned to love the hard training. I started my journey across the FIS races of Europe.

I was proudly selected to represent Team GB in my first Winter Olympic games in Vancouver, Canada. I managed 27th in the Slalom. I learnt a lot and it really kicked me to push my training to the next level.

I started to step things up on the International stage earning my first World Cup points in Levi finishing 26th. I also went on to win the Europa Cup Slalom title, becoming the first ever British skier to win a Europa Cup title.

I was selected for my 2nd Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia. I finished 17th in Slalom. I didn’t have a great World Cup Season this year so it was time to address some issues and push my skiing forward some more.

I finished 30th in the World Cup standings with a best result in Madonna di Campiglio of 16th, 2016 I finished 22nd in the standings with a best result of 12th in Val d’isere and became only the 4th British skier to make the World Cup finals.

I had achieved my childhood dream of being ranked in the World’s top 30 so coming into the 2017 season I wasn’t sure what to expect. Well expectations went up after my first race finishing 6th in Levi, later in the season I matched the best ever British result in a World Cup, finished on the podium in 2nd in Kitzbuhel. That was some day! I finished the World Cup standings in 8th, notching up 6 top 10 World Cup results on the way.

 From now onward
I no longer see a limit as to what I can achieve… So long as I continue to put in the hours training!

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