Heather Mills - Heather Mills Suffers Ski Injury

Heather Mills has been injured in a skiing accident.

The charity campaigner - who was accepted on to the British Disabled Ski Team last month - sustained the injury to her leg when skiing at 100 kilometres per hour during a 24-hour race.

She tweeted: "In Austria for the Schladming night race, can't ski though as injured good knee in charity 24 hr ski race when public were let on the race track whilst skiing 100 kmph + Should be good to ski again soon. (sic)"

The 43-year-old former model - who lost her left leg in a road accident in 1993 - is training hard in the hope of being selected as a participant for the 2014 Paralympics' Games in Russia, which she says would be a "dream come true".

Heather recently explained: "Nobody is on the Paralympic Team until three months before those games. If you're lucky enough to get on the team, which I am, you get a trial for a year. If I managed to compete, it would be phenomenal - very inspiring for all the kids that I counsel.

"They didn't believe they could do anything and now they are trying ice skating and rollerblading and biking and swimming, which is wonderful. Having loved sport my whole life, competing in a Paralympics would be a dream come true."


Contactmusic

Tags: Heather Mills

Advertisement

More Heather Mills

Nigella Lawson & Charles Saatchi Divorce To Be Approved By End Of The Month

Less than three months after Nigella Lawson and Charles Saatchi were pictured out for a meal in the middle of an altercation, during which Saatchi's...

Scientists Slam Pseudo-science Celebrities

Celebrities are being asked to think before they publicly speak about scientific issues.Sense About Science (Sas), a charitable trust which focuses upon promoting good science...

Advertisement

Comments

njmralo's picture

njmralo

boo hoo!
Import Source: 
comments.nsf
Import Date: 
1334932311

3 years 4 months ago
Report
View Comments

Heather Mills Newsletter

Subscribe to this news alert service to receive news and reviews on Heather Mills

Unsubscribe | Unsubscribe All