What age were you when you learnt to ski and where was this?
18 months in Alloa, Scotland!
What is your favorite ski resort and why?
Cairngorm 30 years ago, it was such a fantastic playground.
Describe your perfect day out skiing in the mountains
Going somewhere new, exploring the area and doing a fantastic lunch with an awesome view.
What is your greatest achievement in skiing to date?
Winning my first race at 5 years old/achieving my International Ski Teacher Diploma (ISTD).
What languages do you speak and to what level?
English & basic French
What are you looking forwards to most at the forthcoming Interski Congress in Ushuaia, Argentina?
Integrating with the many countries that will be there and exploring the different international skiing techniques and philosophies.
Have you taught any famous celebrities and if so who?
Chris Corcoran (comedian) / Alan Shearer's kids.
What’s the best bit of advice you have ever received?
Life is too short so live a little!
What advice would you give to someone who is thinking of making a career in snowsports teaching?
Do it because you love the sport and the journey will be awesome.
Apart from skiing what other sports do you regularly participate in?
Who is you skiing idol and why?
Didier Couche – he was an inspiring athlete in training and staying at the top at the age he was.
In terms of your skiing what will you be doing 10 years from now?
Looking back and thinking how much I have enjoyed the life I have chosen and the friends I have made along the way.
What is your favorite quote and who wrote it?
Better a bad day on the piste than a good day in the office! Unknown