Pioneer big mountain freestyle snowboarder who won his second gold medal at the X Games in 2009.
He began his extreme sports career at age eighteen at the Snowboarder magazine 'Superpark' competition.
He won the Transworld Rookie of the Year Award in 2001 and the Transworld Rider of the Year Award in 2004.
He was born in Jackson Hole, Wyoming.
He and Shaun White both won gold at the 2009 Aspen Winter X Games.