Jodie Grant - Skier

Posted on June 21 2018

Jodie Grant - Skier

Here at Sunwise we are excited to announce sponsorship of skier Jodie Grant, we’re looking forward to supporting Jodie throughout the new competition season. Here we find out more about our newest sponsor… 

Background:

Skiing from a young age, just 11, Jodie joined the Sheffield Sharks Ski Club in 2012 before training with the GB Squad in the summer of 2014. Her first taste of competitive skiing was in 2014 where Jodie competed in the British Mogul Championships securing overall female bronze and silver in the duals. Jodie then continued to gain podium places at the Yorkshire Championships and The Brits in France.

Goals and Aims:

Jodie is aiming to be selected for the England Park and Pipe Academy and compete in Moguls. Long term goals include qualifying for the Junior World Cup and the 2022 Olympics.

Highlights:

British Freeski Championships 2015 (Slopestyle Champs): 3rd overall, 2nd in under 16s.

British Freeski Championships 2015 (Halfpipe Champs): 6th overall, 3rd in under 16s.

British Freeski Championships 2015 (Rails Bangers and Cash): 2nd in under 16s.

British Outdoor Championships 2015 (Moguls Duals): 1st overall.

Sunglasses:

Jodie wears Sunwise Henley Purple with polarised impact resistant lenses to eliminate glare on the ski slopes. The lightweight and wraparound frame provides protection against wind, snow and debris.

To find out more about Jodie visit her website here.

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