Elena put down an incredible run at X Games Aspen in 2017 that earned the 28-year-old her first X Games gold medal. She will make her 14th X Games appearance in 2018 and now finally has a medal of every color with 1 gold, 3 silver and 2 bronze. Elena made history in 2013 when she landed a double alley-oop backside rodeo at XG Aspen, becoming the first woman to land a double cork in any competition and the first person male or female to perform that specific trick in a comp. Passionate about healthy living and conserving the environment, Elena is busy with Protect Our Winters (POW) and Boarding for Breast Cancer (B4BC) when she's not on her riding.
- 6 medals in 13 appearances: gold at Aspen in 2017. Also owns 3 silver and 2 bronze.
- First woman to land a double cork (double alley
- oop backside rodeo, 2012). First snowboarder to do that trick in a comp: XG Aspen 2013.
- First female to land a 900 in SBD halfpipe competition (Breckenridge Grand Prix, Dec. 2003).
- time Winter Olympian: 2006 (6th), 2010 (10th)
X Games Competition History
|X Games Aspen 2017|| SBD SuperPipe||1st|
|X Games Aspen 2016|| SBD SuperPipe||8th|
|X Games Aspen 2015|| SBD SuperPipe||8th|
|X Games Aspen 2014|| SBD SuperPipe||8th|
|Winter X Games Tignes 2013|| SBD SuperPipe||2nd|
|Winter X Games Aspen 2013|| SBD SuperPipe||2nd|
|Winter X Games Aspen 2012|| SBD SuperPipe||2nd|
|Winter X 2011|| SBD SuperPipe||3rd|
|Winter X 2010|| SBD SuperPipe||6th|
|Winter X 2007|| SBD SuperPipe||3rd|
|Winter X 2006|| SBD SuperPipe||12th|
|Winter X 2005|| SBD SuperPipe||8th|
|Winter X 2004|| SBD SuperPipe||6th|