Jenna Downing

YST Jenna Downing

Biography:

Jenna is the world’s number one female inline skater and ten times British Champion. A natural competitor, Jenna has competed in rollerblading events since she was eight and became the youngest ever female to turn pro aged 12.

Since then she has represented her country across the globe in major international events, scooping the NASS title three times over, winning an X-Games silver medal in 2002 and becoming LG Action Sports World Champion in 2008. To date, she is the only European female to perform the 900-degree spin.

Growing up in a deprived area, Jenna had to work hard to get to where she is today whilst facing a multitude of obstacles. As an Athlete Mentor she hopes to show young people that whatever their background or circumstances it is possible to achieve anything they choose to in life.

Sporting Achievements:

  • World Champion.