(Newser) – Under pressure after falling on her first run, Australian snowboarder Torah Bright strung five technically superior jumps together on her second attempt and landed them all, propelling her to a gold medal in the women's …
In the women’s halfpipe final at the 2014 Winter Olympics, the United States women were looking to do something the …
Snowboarder Torah Bright showed her sporting talents are saved for the mountains after a moment to forget in a charity golf event at the Australian Open. The 2010 Winter Olympic gold medallist was among a number of celebrities …
Torah Bright doesn't so much speak as laugh. All the time. About everything. Even when she is talking about the day two years ago when she watched her best friend fatally injured. Many people take much of what the 27-year-old says the …
Jan 24 (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 …
MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Torah Bright will realize her ambition of becoming the first snowboarder to compete in all three events at a Winter Olympics next month after being awarded a spot in the snowboard cross race, the Australian …
He explained how Torah learning is a gift that requires continuing and amplified ... It grieves me because I may never again meet such a bright soul. It grieves me …
WEST VANCOUVER, British Columbia — The night before the Australian snowboarder Torah Bright won the gold medal in the halfpipe, her parents hid in the closet. Bright had told them not to come all this way, to wait until her wedding in …
Bright has competed in halfpipe at every Winter Olympics since 2006, earning gold in 2010 and silver in 2014. The Sochi Games were her most ambitious Olympics yet, as she qualified for three separate events: halfpipe, slopestyle and …
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After a week of crashes and clashes, Torah Bright has found a silver lining in the Sochi halfpipe, only just falling short of defending her Games title but still becoming Australia's most successful female Winter Olympian. The Vancouver gold …