Lindsey Jacobellis (born August 19, 1985 in Danbury, Connecticut) is an American snowboarder from Stratton, Vermont.On the 2006 Winter Olympics, Jacobellis gained the silver medal in Ladies’s Snowboard Cross’s Olympics debut. She can also be an eight-time snowboard cross champion on the X Video games.
Greatest Feminine Motion Sports activities Athlete ESPY Award
I really like trend, shoe amassing, films, ATVs rider and motocross.
I’ve had an amazing season and gained some essential occasions. I’m very happy with my season, after lacking the primary couple of World Cups I used to be in a position to come again and have some success.
Was first invited to compete within the X Video games on the age of 15.
Began racing at age 11.
Received one silver Olympic medal within the snowboard cross occasion in 2006 in Turin.
Loves trend, sneakers, films, ATV rider and motocross.
Was launched to snowboard by her brother in 1996.
Received 10 gold medals, one silver and one bronze on the Winter X Video games in Aspen between 2003 and 2016.
Did not progress to the medal spherical of Snowboard Cross on the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver. Early in her semifinal race, she landed badly throughout a bounce, and to keep away from a collision with one other rider went via a gate, leading to an automated disqualification. She then slid off the course. Ended up fifth within the standings.
Received four gold medals within the snowboard cross on the FIS Snowboarding World Championships over time.