Ashley Light is a passionate sportsman hailing from the UK. Ash is a keen water skier, a passionate Old Boys rugby player and has been known to moonlight as a long distance mountain biker, last year knocking off 125km in the Lake Hawea Epic. Ash loves to ski (snow and water) with his family, in his hometown of Queenstown.
Ash is the Director of High Performance at Snow Sports NZ. He became involved in snow sports as the manager of the Winter Performance Programme in 2008 and he brings to the table a wealth of experience in high performance sport. Prior to joining Snow Sports NZ, Ashley was the Director of High Performance for Bowls NZ. He has attended three Winter Olympics and two Paralympic Games (2004 Summer and 2014 Winter). Ash was honoured to take on the Chef de Mission role for the New Zealand team at the 2014 Paralympic Winter Games in Sochi and will do so once again at the 2018 Games in PyeongChang, South Korea. Ash and his team have their eyes firmly on medals at the 2018 Winter Olympic and Paralympic Games in PyeongChang, Korea.
Phone: 021 454 448