Joe Parsons

Disciplines: SnowmobileFrom: Yakima, WA USA USABorn: 01/21/88

About Joe

Joe Parsons is the most decorated snowmobiler in XG history and has the second-most winter event medals. With 17 medals (5 gold), Parsons has two chances at Aspen 2018 to surpass Shaun White (18) for most winter event medals. Parsons is an all around snowmobiler who excels in multiple disciplines, but says full Freestyle runs are his specialty. He has a foam pit at his home in Yakima, Wash. where he trains with freestyle riders Heath Frisby and Cory Davis. X Games is now the only event he does each year; the rest of the time he's busy with his growing family (a third baby is due in February 2018) and farming operation that includes a 31-acre blueberry crop.

  • 17 X Games medals (5 gold) in 23 competition starts from 10 XG appearances.
  • Has the second
  • most medals in X Games winter event history, behind only Shaun White (at 18 medals).
  • He'll compete in SMB Freestyle and Speed & Style at XG Aspen 2018.
  • Defending 2016 and 2017 Snowmobile Freestyle gold medalist. Can he make it three in a row?
  • Speed & Style silver medalist in 2015, the last time it was contested.

X Games Medal Count

5

7

5

X Games Competition History

X Games Aspen 2017 SMB Freestyle1st
X Games Aspen 2017 SMB Best Trick3rd
X Games Aspen 2016 SMB Freestyle1st
X Games Aspen 2015 SMB Long Jump5th
X Games Aspen 2015 SMB Speed & Style2nd
X Games Aspen 2014 SMB Long Jump6th
X Games Aspen 2014 SMB Freestyle2nd
Winter X Games Aspen 2013 SMB Freestyle2nd
Winter X Games Aspen 2013 SMB Speed & Style3rd
Winter X Games Aspen 2013 SMB Best Trick2nd
Winter X Games Aspen 2012 SMB Best Trick3rd
Winter X Games Aspen 2012 SMB Freestyle2nd
Winter X 2011 SMB Freestyle4th
Winter X 2011 SMB Best Trick6th
Winter X 2011 SMB Speed & Style1st
Winter X 2010 SMB Freestyle2nd
Winter X 2010 SMB Best Trick4th
Winter X 2010 SMB Long Jump3rd
Winter X 2009 SMB Speed & Style1st
Winter X 2009 SMB Freestyle1st
Winter X 2008 SMB Speed & Style3rd
Winter X 2008 SMB Freestyle2nd