Jess Gallagher is the first and only Australian athlete (Olympic or Paralympic) to win both Summer and Winter Paralympic medals,
The multi talented athlete has represented Australia in 3 sports. alpine skiing, athletics and most recently track cycling.
In 2010 at the Vancouver Winter Paralympics Jess became the first Australian women to win a Winter Paralympics medal when she won bronze in the Slalom. She won her second Paralympic medal at the 2014 Sochi Winter Paralympics another bronze, this time in the Giant Slalom. At the 2016 Rio Paralympics she won bronze in the 1km Time Trial on the tandem
Jess is a fully qualified Osteopath, Board Director at Vision 2020 Australia and an ambassador for a number of not-for-profit organisations.
Jess is a highly sought-after keynote and motivational speaker.
Five inspirational Australian women we can all look up to By Belinda Jepsen for MAMAMIA When you think of the word ‘hero’, you probably conjure up an image of...
All this talk of how EPIC the #snow is this year has given me some seriously itchy #ski feet 🎿 as it's been WAYYYY too long & how could I not miss swishing around & smacking #Slalom gates! 👊 So here's a #flashbackfriday all the way back to my 1st international race & still one of my fav pics with the stunning #Queenstown in the background! ⛷❄☃
~ TRAVEL ~ One of life's great privilages is the opportunity to explore our 🗺 & the wonders that lie within it! I've been so lucky to see much of the world & am excited to share my story with the @travel_industry_expo this week... ok, ok so I'm also excited to meet everyone & scope out where I should go for my next #adventure! I'll be closing the conference with a bang (hopefully 😅) so come say hi! 👋🌍 #TIEAUS PS. Here I am hanging out at Goofy's house earlier this year when at the happiest place on earth! 💕 #Disneyland #travel