Nik Baden is a Steamboat Springs native with all-around snowboard talent. Though Baden is a member of the pro slopestyle team, he earned a sliver medal in halfpipe at the Youth Olympic Games in February of 2016. He's also earned top finishes on the World Cup circuit.
Who is your favorite athlete?
What are your go-to travel items?
Toothbrush, socks and a book.
What is your favorite memory as a competitor?
I really like the Burton U.S. Open every year. There's not one in particular that stands out - it is just usually my favorite competition of the year.
OFF THE SNOW
When not snowboarding, Baden enjoys jumping on the trampoline, biking, skateboarding, and getting out to go camping and hiking in his home state of Colorado.