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Charlie’s Back on Top with Olympic Qualifier

Determined British alpine skier, Charlie Guest has qualified for the Winter Olympic Games in Pyeongchang 2018 after solid World Cup results in Maribor, Slovenia and Falchau, Austria last week. Charlie has battled her way back to the top after a career threatening crash on the slopes in late 2014 left her with four broken vertebrae.  Her commitment and fighting spirit saw her […]

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Winter is always here !

“There is no such thing as going back to square one. Even if you feel like you have to start over, you are trying again with far more knowledge, strength and power.” This was the motto that really surrounded my summer training this year. With the successes from the end of the 2016 season in […]

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And .. We are back !

8 weeks have never gone past so quickly. I am still shocked as I look at the date and we only have one week left of September. As per the last 3 ‘wintery-summers’, I have been based in Wanaka, New Zealand and this year resided with the Roulston family – never a dull moment there! After […]

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From Broken Back to Fast Track as GB Ski Ace Heads Indoors for the Snow

Just over 6 months since breaking her back in an horrific crash while training in Sweden, Scottish and GB slalom ski ace Charlie Guest is continuing to fast-track her preparations for success on the Europa and World Cup alpine circuit. While other 21 year-olds may be turning their thoughts to relaxing in summer holiday sunshine, […]

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Injured skier is selected for World Ski Championships

One of the UK’s leading alpine skiers, Charlie Guest, has been selected to join the British team competing at the FIS Alpine World Skiing Championships in Vail, Beaver Creek next month, despite breaking her back last November. Charlie had her training for the World Championships dramatically cut short when a potentially career-ending crash on the […]

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Back on the Slopes

One of Britain’s leading alpine skiers, Charlie Guest, has been was back on the slopes this week after recovering from a broken back which she sustained in an accident in Sweden several weeks ago. Charlie, who was the UK’s top spot for Slalom and second position for Giant Slalom at the time of her accident, […]