nick name: Sami
Geburtsdatum: 26/05/1988 ★
Antworten - Visionen
When did you start skiing? Age 2 in my fathers ski jacket at Perisher Valley, Australia!
Since when are you sponsored from KOMPERDELL? 2011
What do you connect with the brand KOMPERDELL? Winning
What ski regions/tours/places do you like most? I love skiing in Sierra Nevada, Spain - You can surf and ski in the same day!
What were your most important achievements? 5th place in Blue Mountain WC 2012 and finishing the 2012 SX season in 11th place overall!
What is most fascinating about Ski Cross? It is so unpredictable – you never know what will happen!
What sport would you do if there was no snow? Sprinting or IronMan (Beach triathlon)
What does your injury status look like? Fingers crossed I have only had one surgery (Wrist, 2011) and I don’t plan on having anymore!!!
Have you got an idol – if yes – who is your idol? Manuela Berchtold: Australian Olympic Moguls skier and my mentor, Manuela set up a ‘Future Olympians Fund’ whilst she was still an athlete to help struggling athletes fund their Olympic journey.
What are the 3 things you would take along to a lonesome island? My Husband Ben, My cat Sochi and SPF30+
What of are you afraid the most? Failure
Where do you see yourself in 10 years? Busy working in Sports Television and expecting a baby!
Favourite film? Forest Gump
Favourite song? California Dreaming, The Mommas and the Papas
Favourite meal? Australian BBQ! King Prawns with Garlic and Chilli, Sausages and lots of salads!
What is your motto? Passion + Persistence = Performance
What targets/plans do you have for the future? Olympic Gold/Television Job/Family