the uneXpected

Boy do I wish I could turn back the hands of time. Again, I get to build character this season, with one of the most incredible and simultaneously most frustrating moments of my life. On Thursday night after the men’s snowboard pipe qualifiers went down, the 6 ski girls who made finals dropped in to a chewed up halfpipe. Conditions were certainly not ideal, but […]

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Almost X Time

It’s Saturday January 22, 2011.  On Monday January 24, 2011 I will be dropping in to the superpipe at Buttermilk for Winter X-Games XV for the first night of training.  This is my 7th (believe it or not) X-Games but it’s my first time returning as defending champion.  Being in this position makes me respect the athletes that have achieved back-to-back  gold medals.  Like Sarah […]

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