Lindsey Jacobellis

Disciplines: SnowboardFrom: Stratton, VT USA USABorn: 08/19/85

About Lindsey

Lindsey is the most successful boardercross racer ever and has more X Games gold medals, 9, than any woman in history. She's medaled 10 straight times she's competed at X Games entering 2016 and will be a significant favorite in Aspen, as always. She's the 4-time World Snowboard Champion (2005, 2007, 2011, 2015) and has excelled on the FIS World Cup circuit, with 27 wins in 66 starts -- that's more than any other man or woman. Now 30, she hopes to help develop the next generation of female boardercross racers. A softy with animals, Lindsey adopted a stray while at the 2014 Olympics and named him Sochi.

  • XG 2015 gold medalist. 9 gold, 1 silver, 1 Slopestyle bronze in 12 XG appearances
  • 9 gold is the most of any female in XG history. Her 9 gold in 12 Snowboarder X starts is the highest win percentage, 75%, of any athlete with at least 10 starts in one discipline.
  • Has the most Snowboarder X gold of any athlete, male or female: Three
  • peat (2003
  • 2005) and four
  • peat (2008
  • 2011).
  • Four time World Snowboard Champion: 2005, 2007, 2011, 2015
  • she has won every year she raced in the event.
  • Finished 7th at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi; 5th in 2010; silver in 2006.
  • Blew out her ACL during practice at XG 2012. After 2 surgeries, she was out of competition for nearly 2 years.

X Games Medal Count

9

1

1

X Games Competition History

X Games Aspen 2015 SBD Snowboarder X1st
X Games Aspen 2014 SBD Snowboarder X1st
Winter X 2011 SBD Snowboarder X1st
Winter X 2010 SBD Snowboarder X1st
Winter X 2009 SBD Snowboarder X1st
Winter X 2008 SBD Snowboarder X1st
Winter X 2007 SBD SuperPipe11th
Winter X 2007 SBD Snowboarder X2nd
Winter X 2005 SBD Snowboarder X1st
Winter X 2005 SBD SuperPipe7th
Winter X 2004 SBD Slopestyle13th
Winter X 2004 SBD Snowboarder X1st
Winter X 2004 SBD SuperPipe4th
Winter X 2003 SBD Snowboarder X1st
Winter X 2003 SBD Slopestyle3rd
Winter X 2003 SBD SuperPipe4th
Winter X 2002 SBD Snowboarder X21th
Winter X 2001 SBD Snowboarder X20th