Browsing entries tagged with Chemmy Alcott

25 Mar 2014

Chemmy Alcott announces retirement

Chemmy Alcott announces retirement

Chemmy Alcott has announced her retirement from competitive skiing.  Alcott, 31, is Britain’s most successful alpine skier, despite battling serious injury in the latter stages of her career. This…

4 Oct 2013

Ski for free with Sir Steve Redgrave

Ski for free with Sir Steve Redgrave

A host of Sochi-themed events take place this weekend at Milton Keynes and Reading, with free lessons on offer from Sir Steve Redgrave, Graham Bell and Chemmy Alcott. Five-times Olympian and BASI qualified…

12 Jun 2013

Chemmy Alcott to train with Norway

Chemmy Alcott to train with Norway

Britain’s top alpine skier Chemmy Alcott is to train with the Norwegian ski team in the run-up to the Winter Olympics in Sochi next February. Miss Alcott, 30, has trained with the Canadian team for the…

3 Jan 2012

Chemmy Alcott to dance on ice

Chemmy Alcott to dance on ice

Chemmy Alcott is to take time out from her ski rehabilitation to compete in the ITV series Dancing on Ice. Britain’s top ranked female Alpine skier was announced as one of the contestants for the…

16 Sep 2011

Chemmy takes on Tour of Britain race

Chemmy takes on Tour of Britain race

Alpine skier Chemmy Alcott is taking to her bike on 18 September, for a celebrity lap in the Tour of Britain cycle race. Alcott, whose ski season was cut short when she broke her leg in a huge crash last…

20 Dec 2010

Funding withdrawn for UK skiers and boarders

Funding withdrawn for UK skiers and boarders

British ski and snowboard athletes have suffered another setback, following UK Sport’s announcement that their funding is to be withdrawn. The news leaves Britain’s top racers without vital…

20 Dec 2009

Race drama in Val d’Isère

Race drama in Val d’Isère

It has been an eventful weekend for the World Cup women’s races in Val d’Isère: Saturday’s races were cancelled, then a serious crash delayed Sunday’s super-G race. Sunday’s race was interrupted…

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