Caldwell competes in the women’s World Cup freestyle skiing aerials in Lake Placid, N.Y., on Jan. 19. “I always wanted to be like the boys for a long time,” she says, “and now I like it when my coaches treat me like me.”

"Why are these people so crazy?" Caldwell wondered when she first watched aerials skiing at age 12. Now she's the women's world champion, spinning and somersaulting some 60 feet high in the air

From the article: Aerials Skier Ashley Caldwell’s ‘Bold Move’: A Quadruple-Twisting Triple Flip

Caldwell competes in the women’s World Cup freestyle skiing aerials in Lake Placid, N.Y., on Jan. 19. “I always wanted to be like the boys for a long time,” she says, “and now I like it when my coaches treat me like me.”

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