The mega event of winter Olympics 2015 is around the corner which is why discussing athletes is a trend these days. Talking about athletes, females have been pretty amazing athletes too in the recent past and they have won hearts as well as medals in Olympics. In order to participate in Olympics, one must have exceptions talent, skills and training which means there female athletes have all the three elements along with their beauty and attractiveness. Here are the Top 10 Most Amazing Female Athletes In 2015 – 2016 who have managed to gain everyone’s attention for this year’s Olympics.
10. Tina Maze
Tina Maze is a Slovenian ski racer considered as the most successful female athlete and ski racer in the region. She is a two-time Olympic gold medalist. Tina Maze has won a total of 26 world cup races and has named 5 world cup disciplines. She is one the six females racers who have achieved this. She is not only talented but has enough attractiveness and beauty.
9. Kaetlyn Osmond
Kaetlyn Osmond is a Canadian figure race who was born in 1995 and started training at a young age of 3. Her first Canadian Championship encounter was with Cynthia Phaneuf, a defending champion. Kaetlyn’s titles comprise of Canadian national champion, Nebelhorn Trophy champion and Skate Canada champion. Her clockwise spinning technique including various combinations and very fast speed make her one of the best in her category.
8. Elena Ilinykh
Elena Ilinykh is the Russian National Champion 2015 who skated alongside Ruslan Zhiganshin in the championship. She is an ice dancer who made a debut as a professional ice dancer in 2008. She went to Don Quixote to display a ballet-themed dance in 2010. She has one of the most successful ice dancing careers as a female with loads of awards and titles in her name. Elena features in dance programs such as Frida, We Will Rock You and Somebody to Love.
7. Sarah Hendrickson
Sarah Hendrickson won the first women’s ski jumping World Cup in 2012 while she was representing her homeland America. She is stunning, beautiful and attractive and happens to be one extremely talented female ski jumper. She won nine titles around the world in 2011-2012 and four titles in 2013. Sarah Hendrickson also named women’s title during the Ski Jumping World Championships in 2013.
6. Lindsey Vonn
Lindsey Vonn is one of the hottest and most talented alpine ski racers from America. She is part of the US Ski Team and participates in American World Cup. She is one of the six female winners of all five disciplines in World Cup races for alpine skiing. Till date, Lindsey Vonn has won a total of 67 World Cup races. America’s most successful ski racer, Lindsey, was USOC’s sportswoman of the year and was awarded Laureus World Sports Award for sportsman woman of the year too.
5. Clair Bidez
Clair Bidez from Colorado started her career as a professional snowboarder at the age of 10. She won the Halfpipe Junior title and Vivaldi Park World Championship and secured a top position at Stratton Mountain US Open just at the age of 16. She has a firm grip on her skills and performance as she has proved to be one of the most consistent performers of her snowboarding category. This year as well, the Olympics await her performance in professional snowboarding category to get amazed by her charming and attractive performance.
4. Tina Weirather
Tine Weirather was born in 1989 and made her debut in alpine ski racing at a young age of 16. The ski racer from Liechtenstein has won fourteen podiums and 3 titles in her successful career in World Cups. Moreover, she has also won multiple championships and was awarded with various awards and honors for her splendid performances in the championships. Tina’s success includes the titles of German Alpine Skiing Championships, Swiss Alpine Skiing Championships and Alpine Skiing Junior World Championships and all in various disciplines.
3. Chemmy Alcott
The British female athlete sensation, Chemmy Alcott, has won the Senior British National Championship five times. She has also competed in 7 FIS World Championships and 4 Winter Olympic Games. Chemmy Alcott is one of the only six female athletes who have participated in the various disciplines including slalom, giant slalom, downhill and super G. Throughout her career, this British female athlete has maintained her ranking among the top ten spots and has won some major championships that include XIX Olympic Winter Games, XX Olympic Winter games, World Championships and XXI Olympic Winter Games. She has proven to be a pretty tough competition for her competitors and the Olympic Winter Games 2015 would be concentrating on her.
2. Kiira Korpi
Kirra Korpi is leading figure skater from Finland, ranking among the best female athletes in Europe. She has won the European medal three times and has a wide collection of pretty impressive winnings. Kiira Korpi’s winnings include the titles of JGP Germany, JGP Hungary, GP Skate America, GP Rostelecom, GP Bompard and championships include European championship, World Championship as well as Olympics. She has also featured in various programs such as “The Girl with the Flaxen Hair” and “A Day in the Life”. She is working in another upcoming project for this season too.
1. Therese Johaug
Therese Johaug, a legendry cross country skier from Norway has also pocketed the Olympic medals three times. Therese competed in numerous disciplines and events, finishing each with a top position. She debuted for the Norwegian Championship in 2007 and then proceeded towards World Championships as well as World Cup races.
She leads in among the best and most amazing female athletes due to her endless skills and timeless performances along with a great deal of winnings from around the world.
Female athletes have proven to be equally talented and highly competitive as compared to male athletes. Their exceptional talents, profound skills and charming beauty are what everyone looks for towards in this year’s winter Olympics.