The tap of a gate stood between silver and bronze.
Jess prepares to paddle for gold.
For most of us, the Olympics is the pinnacle sporting event and the most important and prestigious competition. It's also the most different to any we might be used to. Basically at the Olympics, you need to be prepared to expect the unexpected.
Jess with rugby sevens player Ed Jenkins and Brazilian friend. Canoe slalom is that surprisingly entertaining sport where
HuffPost Australia: We’ve only known you for five minutes but that answer is sooo you. Anything else? Jess: I’ve also done