FOR someone so worldly, Torah Bright is refreshingly grounded. No weird hybrid accent, no diva antics and no delusions of grandeur despite being rich, famous and blessed with girl-next-door good looks and talent galore to become Australia’s greatest ...
Australian snowboarder Torah Bright has been prohibited from wearing a sticker honoring the late Canadian freestyle skier Sarah Burke. The IOC ruled that the memorial sticker wasn't appropriate for the Winter Olympics at Sochi. Bright took to Instagram to ...
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SHE'S the quintessential snow bunny, a woman whose name conjures up images of athletic feats in glacial surrounds. So it's a surprise to discover Torah Bright is a sun worshipper. "I hate the cold," shudders the Olympic gold medallist. "Hate it. I don't ...
Google Sarah Burke's name and the first image to spring up on ... combining fashion and athleticism all at once. Don't recognize Burke's name? How about Aussie Torah Bright, her fellow Roxy colleague and a rising star in the snowboarding world?
(Reuters) - If life was a snow-covered mountain, Australia's Torah Bright would be the one plunging down the black runs and ploughing through the powder off-piste. Never one to take the easy path, Bright may yet come up short in her bid to take part in all ...
Women’s Snowboard Slopestyle is enjoying it’s first year of Olympic activity but looking at the contestants we wish this event had been around longer. USA hopeful Jamie Anderson is one of many women hoping for a Gold Medal in Women’s Snowboard ...
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Hard as it may be, they will try to top the show Shaun White put on the night before, when he wrapped up the gold medal, then used his second run as a victory lap — showing off, and landing, his patented Double McTwist 1260. "I think it was the best ...
AUSTRALIAN snowboarder Torah Bright isn’t too fussed about the criticism she copped during the Sochi Olympics. Bright’s opinions on everything from the slopestyle course to the way our athletes are funded drew the displeasure of a few people, …
Torah Bright carried the flag in the Opening Ceremony at the Vancouver games, and re-entered the spotlight in the halfpipe to win Australia’s first snowboarding gold medal. Bright faced disaster after crashing out of her first run in the final ...
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Bright, the 23-year-old originally from Cooma, Australia, won without trying the "double cork" — the double-flipping jump she'd been practicing all year, one that's increasingly popular on the men's side but hasn't yet been tried by a woman in competition.