Challenge Experience: I'm a four-time Winter Olympian who overcame multiple injuries to keep following my dream. I'm a complete novice to endurance racing - although have done a few triathlons.
Fact: I always find a way to smile through the pain!
Chemmy's #WeLivenow: Every day I try and explore how I can physically and mentally evolve; I want to use every minute of the day to discover who I can be if I take that leap!
First competed at the age of eight before embarking on a career that would see her ranked 8th in the world.
Four time Olympian, having competed in Salt Lake City, Turin, Vancouver and, most recently, in Sochi.
First British woman to qualify for the World Cup Finals, first British skier to win a run in a World Cup race and the first British skier to win the British Land National Ski Championships six times in a row.
Ranked in the top 30 in the world for Super G, Giant Slalom and Combined, she is an excellent ambassador for British sport, encouraging younger athletes to pursue their dreams.
Support The Arctic Challenge
Taking on the World's toughest cross country ski race to raise over £30,000 for Ski4Cancer- A charity committed to cancer research and patient respite.