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South America baby!

As most of you already know, I have spent a month in Chile & Argentina and what an amazing first experience in the Southern Hemisphere. I’d always wanted to go to South America… My Dad used to lead treks in … Continue reading

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South America preparations

With 3 weeks to go until the first 2 World Cup races of the 17/18 winter season in Argentina, preparations are well under way… I’ve had a good amount of time on snow so far this summer (June/July) back and … Continue reading

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World Cup challenges & Olympic ambitions

To summarise the winter, it’s been a huge learning curve to say the least… I got thrown in the deep end to be honest. Especially with everyone at the peak of their game in the Olympic qualifying year. It was … Continue reading

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Opportunities & snowboarding

Hi all, Dream Big Wales have asked me to write a blog about some of the opportunities I have been lucky enough to experience through snowboarding. This brings me pleasure to share with you some of my fondest memories that … Continue reading

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Bye 2016, Hello 2017

Bit late to post but better late than never.  The new year is a good time to reflect on recent events from 2016 before welcoming 2017, my 20th year on this earth! In October, I moved to Zell am Ziller … Continue reading

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Summer 2016

Since my last blog post in May post season, I have been mainly in the UK, apart from a trip in June to Barcelona with old snowboard buddy, Ayla Thidling. This was a nice change to be meeting up in … Continue reading

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It’s a wrap!

My winter is officially over. I both started and ended my season in Austria with my first day on snow in October and my last on the 3rd of May so it’s been a long season! I’ve done loads of … Continue reading

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2016 so far

3 Europa Cups, 2 FIS competitions in 5 different resorts across the Alps and Morzine/Avoriaz life inbetween. The first few months of 2016 have been crazy to say the least. The end of the season is in now sight, however … Continue reading

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Pre-season SBX training in Austria

Tirol, Austria seems to be where it’s at in Autumn with the multiple high glaciers making perfect pre-season training facilities for ski and snowboard athletes. I joined the P.S.C International Snowboard Team out in Pitztal for the first snowboardcross camp of … Continue reading

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Cuba

Mum and I took a trip to Cuba earlier this month for my 18th, which was a nice sunny getaway before the winter and after working all summer. We travelled around the country for 2 weeks and stayed in “casas … Continue reading

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