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Maëlle Ricker’s golden combo: passion, sport & mountains

By Georgia Sapounas
Digital Manager, Canadian Olympic Committee

Three-time Olympian Maëlle Ricker was the first woman to win gold in the Winter Olympics on home soil.  In her 30 Seconds to Greatness video, she shares her golden recipe for success.  This Vancouver 2010 Olympic Champion in Snowboard Cross says unbridled passion for sport combined with her love of the mountains is what got her to where she is today.

By Georgia Sapounas
Digital Manager, Canadian Olympic Committee

Former elite athlete. Loves connectivity & technology. Drop me a line @georgiasap.

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