Zoe Gillings Fit and Ready for USA SBX Dec 2011

Wed 16 November 11

Zoe Gillings is about to finish her on snow training in Hintertux, Austria, before heading out to the first World cup SBX competition of the 2011/12 season on December 15th in Colorado, USA.

Zoe Gillings Fit and Ready for USA SBX Dec 2011

Zoe Gillings Fit and Ready for USA SBX Dec 2011 © Photo: Mike Weyerhaeuser

Zoe Added

"I've been training in Hintertux now for 6 weeks and I've got 2 more left, it's been absolutely brilliant training for an extended amount of time compared to the 4 days training I got last season! My Olympic training program now consists of a world cup coach, assistant coach, physiotherapist and technician this is the first time in my career I've had access to so many services all of which are required at the top level of competition."

Zoe Gillings at Sunday River
Zoe Gillings at Sunday River
Photo: ZGChill.com

It's not all been plain sailing though, Zoe suffered a nasty head injury on Thursday cracking her helmet in training after which for 3 hrs Zoe had a short term memory of about 1 1/2 minutes.

Zoe continued,

"It's just one of those things, it happens, my headache has nearly gone and I hope to get back on snow late next week, at least I provided my team some amusement as I kept asking the same questions over and over again for 3 hours!"

Zoe Gillings
Zoe Gillings
Photo: ZGChill.com

Zoe will also be flying to England on the 22nd November for the evening as her newest sponsor, Optimal payments, have invited her to attend the Optimal Payments VIP cocktail party at the ice bar in central London.

From here Zoe will be flying out to Colorado, USA on the 10th December for her first competition of the 2011/12 season which she is looking forward to greatly.
 

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