U.S. Olympian who became a three-time medalist, including gold in the 2002 Winter Olympics and bronze in both the 2010 and 2014 Winter Olympics.
She started snowboarding at age eight and entered her first competition at sixteen.
She has won five gold medals at the Winter X Games in the Superpipe category.
Her parents, Cathy and Terry, ran a restaurant called TC's in West Dover, Vermont.
Gretchen Bleiler is another well-known female snowboarder.