"I get asked often why the American halfpipe team is so strong and I believe that’s because we have that rebel spirit. We are here to do things differently than everyone else."
5 Things You Didn't Know About David Wise
- 1. David is a two-time Olympic Gold medalist.
- 2. He has won six Grand Prixs, six World Cups, three X Games, and one Freeski World Championship in his skiing career.
- 3. He is the only athlete to accomplish three-straight X Games wins since Tanner Hall’s three-peat from 2006-2008.
- 4. David began competing in halfpipe at a young age, winning his first U.S. national title at 15 and then turning professional at 18.
- 5. He originally tried ski racing, but after getting into trouble repeatedly for skiing the terrain park during racing practice, breaking expensive race skis on jumps and constantly nagging his parents, his parents finally let him try freeskiing.
Toyota Unplugged: David Wise
David Wise 2nd at 2019 Land Rover U.S, Grand Prix at Copper Mountain
David Wise Wins Halfpipe - 2019 Calgary World Cup
Bose "Drop In" with David Wise - Utah 2019 World Champs Features
Comcast "The Journey" with David Wise - Utah 2019 World Champs Features
Toyota "Athlete Profile" with David Wise (charity plug) - Utah 2019 World Champs Features