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End of Season Ramblings 2019

Surprisingly, I have never actually set foot on a rollercoaster, but after the season that has been 2018/2019, I really feel that I have been given the full experience. I have hit some of the lowest points that I could ever have imagined shortly followed by high points that no one could have predicted. It […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Guest Hopes Horror Smash Skis will Help in Uphill Funding Campaign

One of the UK’s top alpine skiers, Charlie Guest, has launched a crowdfunding campaign this week, with one of the pledged giveaways on offer the horror smash skis that nearly saw her promising career on the slope in tatters late last year. Guest crashed on the Swedish slopes during a training session last November, leaving […]

A Rollercoaster Ride to Remember

Firstly, I am going to apologise for taking such a long time to write this post, but better late than never, and now instead of just a few weeks’ worth of news, you lucky people now have a whole 2 months’ worth of stories and updates to make your way through. I am now writing […]

Mission Accomplished (Phase #1)

I think I have just slept for well over 12 hours … and for once, don’t even feel guilty about it. The last couple of months have been then most crazy that I can remember. I made it back out here to Austria on January 5th and slid around for a few weeks concentrating pretty […]

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 […]