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Silver Lining at British Championships

The British Championships in Meribel on 2-5 April was – for once – held on surprisingly good late-season snow. I secured a consistent second in both the Super-G practice and race events and 18th position overall despite some heavy fog on race day.The GS on Thursday was held on the steep Stade piste and rutted quickly in the warm spring weather and the extra traffic of 36 of the faster mini’s racing in run 1. After both runs I finished in ...

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GS and Slalom Wins at Scottish Championships

Poor weather conditions meant a last-minute switch to Slalom as the first event of the 2013 Courchevel Ecosse (Scottish Championships) on 31st March. In light fog and snow a small lead in both runs resulted in first place overall.Great conditions on the following day were perfect for the GS and despite placing second in run 1 my run 2 time was good to secure first place overall. A good result ahead of the British Championships and an improvement on my ...

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Inter Schools Success

Despite some heavy overnight snow I won both the U14 slalom and GS at the British Inter-Schools on 18/19 March. My brother Harry came 12th (after a fall in the slalom ) and 8th respectively and George Valentine completed the GS course. Overall a good day for Richard Challoner School, we came 8th beating 26 other schools despite having a team of only three skiers. 

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English Alpine Triple Podium

A top three result in Super-G, GS and Slalom meant I was on the podium for all three disciplines at this year's English Alpine Championships in Bormio, Italy.In the opening Super-G the top three were separated by less than 0.8 of a second with Angus Wills and Nathan Breese taking first and second spots. My third place was good for a top 10 place overall and ahead of some solid U16 skiers. The GS was equally close, just over half ...