Olympic gold & bronze medalist, Lydia Lassila, 35 years of age, mother of two, WINS GOLD at just her second World Cup event after a 3 year hiatus, at the Deer Valley FIS Freestyle aerials tonight. Best reaction to winning, ever!! We grabbed her slopeside for a quick chat. #mummywon SNOWSBEST.COM
What's it really like being the world #1 in an extreme sport? Former world champ halfpipe skier Jen Hudak reveals her body image struggles, ski media issues and breaks down when discussing her relationship with Sarah Burke. Warning, this may leave you in tears. #audioissuesfixed
'When She Skis Better Than You Do' Mike Douglas, Jen Hudak and Pip Hunt talk about skiing, badasses, sexism & the exciting progression of women's skiing. Read the full article: http://www.snowsbest.com/when-she-skis-better-than-you-do/
Aussie mogul skier, Britt Cox won bronze at Deer Valley World Cup moguls tonight. That's 4 podiums from 5 World Cups this season (3 gold, 1 bronze)! I pounced on her for a very quick iPhone response straight after her podium place tonight. She really is a legend! SNOWSBEST.COM
Mike Douglas chats on film about adrenal addiction, depression, death and loss in the world of the elite ski athlete. Read the full article with Mike Douglas and Hilaree O'Neill on this link. http://www.snowsbest.com/adrenaline-depression-death-in-the-snow-world/
Aussie, Danielle Scott scored a silver then a gold in the FIS World Cup aerials in China this weekend! She also moved rankings from World #2 to World #1. Yay Dani!! What's her secret? We chatted on camera with Dani before she left for the first WC of the season and she revealed this... #turnupthevolume
Britt Cox just won GOLD at the Deer Valley FIS World Cup dual moguls tonight and Brodie Summers won bronze (his first WC podium). Phenomenal effort from the Aussies! We caught up with Britt just after her fourth WC gold of the season to add to her bronze from two nights ago. That's 5 podiums from a possible 6 so far this season for Britt.
It's pretty cool to win a FIS World Cup gold medal. Even cooler when your mate of the opposite gender wins one too and you get to share the first place podium. Britt Cox & Matt Graham made Aussie mogul history this week doing just that in Calgary. We chatted to them in the lead up to this week's Deer Valley Resort FIS Freestyle Skiing event to find out what they really think of each other...
Three things you didn't know about Olympic aerial skier Danielle Scott. BUT only one of these three is true. Which one?
It's hard on the road far from home and on tour for months away from family and friends. Our Olympic athletes send love back to Australia from Deer Valley FIS Freestyle World Cup on training day today! Awwwww bless. Be warned. There's dancing.