Gus Broerson | Australian Olympic Committee

FREESTYLE SKIING


FAST FACTS

Sport:  Freestyle Skiing 
Event:  Halfpipe, Slopestyle, Big Air 
Lives: Mount Martha, VIC 
Club: Perisher Winter Sports Club, NSW 
School: Dromana College & Distance Education School, VIC 
Age at Games: 16 

ABOUT GUS

Gus is his most happy when he is skiing, he loves to train hard and enjoys the huge sense of achievement when he masters a new trick.

Gus started skiing when he was just four years old, after going on a family ski trip to the snow.

By the age of seven he was hooked, skiing around the mountain and jumping off any feature he could find.

A career highlight for Gus was competing on the Australian Team at the 2019 Junior World Championships.


Gus placed 22nd at the 2019 Copper Mountain Rev Tour and in 2018 he placed 1st in the Australian Junior National Rookie Halfpipe competition and came 2nd in the Australian Junior National Slopestyle event.

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