Caroline Olivier of Cap-Rouge, Que., is a great model of perseverance.
She has overcome two serious knee operations (one on each leg) to become
one of the world's top women aerialists. The courageous 26-year-old, became
the first woman to land the double full full also known as the double flip
with three twists in competition. It earned her World Cup victories in
Blackbcomb and Austria last season for third overall. In fact Olivier, her
teammate Veronica Brenner and Australia's Kirstie Marshall were the only
three women to win gold medals in aerials last season in international