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Snowboarding gold medalist’s Mormon ways help make her a sponsor's dream

SNOWBOARDING star Torah Bright is set to make the leap from extreme sports queen to every sponsor's dream, following her halfpipe gold medal win in Vancouver yesterday.

...He said that, while a gold medal would pull Bright out of the sports pages and on to front pages, it would also bring her to the attention of the general public and advertisers not necessarily connected with snowboarding.

...As well as her good looks and obvious talent, Bright's Mormon upbringing and clean-living ways -- she does not drink alcohol and has no drug, tobacco or even caffeine habit -- will make her highly sought-after, particularly in the wake of the scandal over Tiger Woods's secret infidelities.

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