Up-and-coming talent Gracie Martin talks to WCS about her successful 2016-17 season, how she got there and the big decisions she had to make along the way. You've had quite a big year…tell us more about the last 12 months… Last January I started training regularly with Shauna and Leah and a coach in Liverpool every week. It was hard to get used to as I was finishing college at the time. Mentally, going full time is a big step and that happened in May/June - you have a 'wait..
Having spent the past week, unpacking, drying, re-proofing and shaking off mud and turf from my kit, I realise I have carried away more than just mud from the mountains. Women’s Winter Weekend has left me filled with inspiration and stories. Words and photos: Jessie Leong I feel hugely privileged to be invited to spend the past weekend in a challenging mountainous environment photographing the Women’s Winter Weekend at Glenmore Lodge - and loved every bit of it. The biggest