Jess Gallagher is the first and only Australian athlete (Olympic or Paralympic) to win both Summer and Winter Paralympic medals,
The multi talented athlete has represented Australia in 3 sports. alpine skiing, athletics and most recently track cycling.
In 2010 at the Vancouver Winter Paralympics Jess became the first Australian women to win a Winter Paralympics medal when she won bronze in the Slalom. She won her second Paralympic medal at the 2014 Sochi Winter Paralympics another bronze, this time in the Giant Slalom. At the 2016 Rio Paralympics she won bronze in the 1km Time Trial on the tandem
Jess is a fully qualified Osteopath, Board Director at Vision 2020 Australia and an ambassador for a number of not-for-profit organisations.
Jess is a highly sought-after keynote and motivational speaker.
Interview | Dr. Jessica Gallagher Australian athlete Dr Jessica Gallagher, has a unique training problem; how do you train for the Summer Paralympics and the Winter Paralympics ...
High Tea with a twist...! 🍸☕🍫🍓 A beautiful afternoon yesterday at @Interconmel #HighCoffee. LOVED the #espressomartini, decadent #desserts & who doesn't ❤ a #chocolate fountain! 😍 Highly recommend it if you're celebrating a special occasion or looking for a fun experience. 👌 #Melbourne #travel #explore
Thank you to the Governor of #Victoria & her husband for a wonderful evening last night celebrating #womeninsport at the beautiful #GovernmentHouse. In attendance 850 people who have helped progress wonens sport whether it be grassroots clubs, administrators, governance, medical to past, present & aspirong elite athletes all celebrating what has been achieved & the work ahead. An empowering evening for all. 👊 @vicinstsport
Recently I chatted with @performance_kitchen on all things #nutrition & how it's played a critical role in my ability to repesent Australia at the #Paralympics in 3 completely different sports 🤾⛷🚴, how my eating needs have changed & how the food I est has transformed my body & shape over my career. Check out the link in my bio if you'd like to read the article! 🥑🍳🥓 Please note: My Dr title is from a B.App.Sci & M.Osteopathy. Whilst I have studied nutrition in my degrees this article reflects my personal experiences & journey with #health, #wellbeing & the importance of food for my life as an #eliteathlete.
Happy #Osteopathy awareness week! It's a privilage to be an #Osteo & help others! If you're not exactly sure what we do & how we might be able to help now is a great time to learn more so be sure to book an appounrment with your local #Osteopath! PS. How cute is this pic! 😍 #OAW2017 @osteoaust #health #wellbeing