Fast Facts

  • Was a gymnast growing up and competed in the South West England Gymnastics championship as a teenager.
  • Used to work inspecting cardboard in a cardboard factory.
  • Learned to snowboard on a plastic dry slope after a local slope offered free lessons. 
  • Deferred going to university and worked as a maid in the French Alps so she could snowboard every day.
  • Was ranked 58th in Loaded magazine's Hot 100 Babes in 2002.
  • Won three X Games gold medals between 2009 and 2010.
  • Won a silver medal at the World Cup in New Zealand in 2013.
  • Claimed bronze at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, which was the first Olympic medal for Team GB on snow.


  • Birth Place: Downend, Bristol, England
  • Birthday: March 7, 1980, Pisces
  • Profession: Professional snowboarder