Tahoe local and two time junior world championship medalist Toby Miller kicked off his professional snowboarding career with an impressive start, nabbing USASA National titles and big-time sponsorships deals at the ripe old age of 13.
Toyota U.S. Grand Prix Copper Mountain
Women and Men
Toyota U.S. Grand Prix - Copper Mountain, Colorado
Copper Mountain, CO | December 8-11, 2021
|Wednesday, December 8||Freeski Halfpipe Qualifiers|
|Thursday, December 9||Snowboard Halfpipe Qualifiers|
|Friday, December 10||Freeski Halfpipe Finals|
|Saturday, December 11||Snowboard Halfpipe Finals|
Winter Park native Birk Irving is taking the freeskiing world by storm. Starting out in both halfpipe and slopestyle, he has dialed in his pipe run and is a podium threat at all levels of competition.
Southern California girl Maddie Mastro put herself on the map with authority in 2016, transitioning from Rev Tour success straight to the finals of elite contests around the world. She made her first Olympic team in 2018 at the age of 17.
Steamboat Springs native Arielle Gold has made a big impact in halfpipe snowboarding. A consistent podium threat, she has a strength and style that set her apart from the field. With a bronze medal at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games, Gold has proven that she's one of the Best in the World.
Colorado native Aaron Blunck represented the U.S. at the Sochi Winter Olympic Games, finishing seventh in halfpipe skiing and thus cementing his name in freeskiing history. He went on to land both X Games and World Championship gold medals in 2017 and make his second Olympic team in 2018.
David Wise has been on the top of the halfpipe podium since early 2011, with a trophy case that includes the inaugural Olympic gold medal in men's ski halfpipe and a matching gold medal in halfpipe from the 2018 Games!