Two-time Olympic champion Seth Wescott (left) continues to be a leader in snowboarding, both on the SBX course and in the Alaskan backcountry. (Getty Images/Doug Pensinger)
Lindsey Jacobellis started her season strong when she scored her first World Cup podium of the season in a nail-biter, photo finish.
The 2016 U.S. Snowboarding halfpipe, slopestyle, big air and snowboardcross teams, led by Olympians Lindsey Jacobellis, Kelly Clark, Taylor Gold and Chas Guldemond have been officially announced.
A host of U.S. Ski Team and U.S. Snowboarding stars will grace the silver screen in Warren Miller Entertainment’s Chasing Shadows this year, its 66th edition of its annual winter sports film.
Two-time Olympic gold medalist Seth Wescott takes you behind the scenes for a 36-hour look into his attempt to make a third Olympic team. (Sarah Brunson/U.S. Snowboarding)
Lindsey Jacobellis (blue bib) closed out the Olympic selection period for snowboardcross with a third-place finish in the FIS Snowboard World Cup Sunday in Vallnord.
Trevor Jacob rode to his career first snowboardcross victory Saturday in the FIS Snowboard World Cup in Vallnord, putting him in prime position to make the Olympic team with just a month to go before Sochi.
Olympic medalists Seth Wescott (Sugarloaf, ME) and Lindsey Jacobellis (Stratton, VT), along with seven-time X Games gold medalist Nate Holland (Squaw Valley, CA), headline U.S. Snowboarding’s 2013-14 snowboardcross team.
VIDEO: U.S. 2nd and 3rd in Team SBX
U.S. teams of Nate Holland/Nick Baumgartner and Jonathan Cheever/Seth Wescott finished second and third respectively in the FIS Snowboard World Cup team snowboardcross in Veysonnaz, Switzerland. The Canadian team of Fagan/Robanske won the race.
The Sprint U.S. Grand Prix and USANA Skicross returns for a third year to Canyons Resort Feb. 25- Mar. 2.
Find out how Seth Wescott, Scotty Lago and more are preparing with only one year remaining to the Olympic Winter Games.
Nick Baumgartner finished seventh to lead the USA at the FIS Snowboard World Championships SBX.
Olympians Seth Wescott, Nate Holland, Nick Baumgartner, and Faye Gulini lead a team of 29 top ranked athletes named to the 2013 FIS World Snowboarding Championships Team.
A brilliant team event victory at the Paul Mitchell Progression Session in Dec. has earned reigning Olympic snowboardcross gold medalist Seth Wescott and two-time Olympian Nate Holland the U.S. Olympic Committee Team of
Seth Wescott and Nate Holland combined to win the team SBX at the Paul Mitchell Progression Session in Telluride.
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The list of accomplishments for this two-time Olympic gold medalist speaks for itself. In 2006 Wescott solidified his spot in snowboardcross history when he became the first man to win Olympic gold in his sport. He repeated the feat in 2010, laying claim to back-to-back Olympic gold medals. Wescott missed the 2014 Sochi Games due to a knee injury, but has his sights set on Pyeongchang in 2018.
Much more than just a snowboardcross racer, Wescott is an all-around rider (he was a member of the U.S. halfpipe team before switching his focus) who is on a constant quest for first descents on big mountains. Annual spring trips to Alaska's Chugach Mountains, adventures to the Himalayas and southern hemisphere as well as trips to the shores of Costa Rica keep life in perspective.
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