The 22-year-old Aussie is already a two-time Olympian, 2015 World Champion and now XG medalist, earning bronze at Aspen 2016. With the Aspen 2016 podium, James became the first male Australian snowboarder to medal at X Games (incredibly, 3 more did so the following day). A technical rider with a great attitude, Scotty puts a lot of style and switch tricks into his run. The banjo-playing enduro rider earned his pilot's license in 2014 and is good friends with fellow Australian X Games competitor Torah Bright.
- One medal in 5 appearances: bronze in SuperPipe at XG Aspen 2016
- 2015 World Snowboard Champion (Kreischberg, AUT, Jan. 17, 2015).
- time Olympian for Australia, competed in both slopestyle (16th) and halfpipe (21st) in 2014. 21st in 2010 in halfpipe, one of the youngest riders at the Vancouver Games (15).
- Invited to ride at Peace Park in 2016.
X Games Competition History
|X Games Oslo 2016|| SBD SuperPipe||16th|
|X Games Aspen 2016|| SBD SuperPipe||3rd|
|X Games Aspen 2015|| SBD SuperPipe||15th|
|X Games Aspen 2014|| SBD SuperPipe||4th|
|Winter X Games Tignes 2013|| SBD SuperPipe||10th|