From humble beginnings in his local village to double World Champion (2013, big air and slopestyle), Roope Tonteri returns to X Games for the first time since 2013, when he competed in both Aspen (9th) and Tignes (10th) in Slopestyle. The 23-year old Finn has been on a roll since, the first to repeat his big air championship in 2015, finishing 2nd in slopestyle.
- Has competed three times at X Games. Barely missed the Final in two XGA appearances, 2012 & 2013, and at XGT in 2012.
- 2013 big air and slopestyle World Snowboard Champion (the second Finn to become double World Champion). In 2015, he became the first to ever repeat the big air championship title, and he finished 2nd in slopestyle.
- Won the first contest he ever entered: 2005 Burton Amateur Slopestyle in Sappee, Finland.
X Games Competition History
|Winter X Games Tignes 2013|| SBD Slopestyle||10th|
|Winter X Games Aspen 2013|| SBD Slopestyle||9th|
|Winter X Games Aspen 2012|| SBD Slopestyle||9th|