"A snowboard in a way is no different than a painter’s brush. But instead of a blank canvas, there’s a mountain with endless possibilities. Where you go and what you do is only determined by your skill and creativity. "
4 Things You Didn't Know About Ryan Stassel
- 1. Stassel has been strapped into a snowboard for the majority of his life. He started snowboarding when he was in kindergarten.
- 2. During the summer season, Ryan works as an Alaskan Commercial Fisherman.
- 3. 2014 was Ryan's breakout year: he earned two podiums in the U.S. Grand Prix competitions and qualified for being a part of the U.S. Olympic Slopestyle Snowboarding Team for the 2014 Sochi Olympic Games.
- 4. Stassel is an established international competitor and has competed in over 30 World Cup events.
Ryan's Favorite Gear!
Check out Ryan's favorites from the U.S. Ski & Snowboard gear collection!