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.
200 Women Who Will Change The Way You See The World It still feels like a dream my involvement in the 200 WOMEN project. Out of the blue I received an invitation from a publisher in New...
Absolutely loved being the opening #speaker at the #RedBull #athlete summit in Byron Bay! Very surreal but awesome getting to share my story with athletes who have inspired & motivated me seeing their adventures & journey unfold! Big thanks to @redbullau for inviting me to join in on all the fun... including a surprise post dinner private set by @blissneso! Epic! Oh & I managed a teeny tiny bit of down time in this over water day bed @elementsofbyron ... SO good! 👌 Check out my Insta story for some BHS action! ✌