She suffered a horrific knee injury. She kept going.
Concussions, leg fractures, bone bruises, slipped discs and torn ligaments might have slowed her, but Elli Terwiel kept going.
There was Alpine Canada politics. There were failures. There was heartbreak. There were financial hardships.
She kept going.
The Sun Peaks slalom skier kept going until she reached the apex of her sport and represented Canada at the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi.
Now, it’s all over.