Ashley Caldwell competing in Vancouver 

Ashley Caldwell has been a rising freestyle aerials skier since she began the sport in 2007, after 11 years of gymnastics training.  In her first season on the U.S. Ski Team, Caldwell finished 10th at the Vancouver 2010 Olympic Winter Games and was named FIS World Cup rookie of the year in women’s aerials.  The following year, she landed on the World Cup podium twice.  Follow Ashley as she blogs about her experiences on her road to the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games.