Winter Olympics 2018: IZZY Atkins(19) claimed Britain’s fist Medal on Skis



19 Year Old Izzy Atkin was third in the 2017 world championships, she scored 84.60 with her final run to claim a first British medal on skis at the winter Olympics. She took up frestyle skiing because she like the look of the outfit.

Atkin was born in Boston ,Massachusetts, to an English father and a Malaysian mother, and started skiing at the age of three (3).

Atkin is the youngest member of the Great Britain squad and said she was inspired 17 year old American Chloe Kim winning snowboarding halfpipe gold.

Source: The Sun



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