BBC Sport - Rowan Cheshire wins halfpipe gold in skiing World Cup
British teenager makes skiing history
- From the section Winter Sports
Rowan Cheshire becomes the first British female skier to win halfpipe gold with victory at a World Cup event in Calgary.
The 18-year-old secured her win in the third of four halfpipe Freestyle Skiing World Cup events this season, with a score of 80.40 from her first run.
Jilly Curry was the last British woman to win gold at a World Cup event, in aerials in 1992.