Øystein Braaten

Disciplines: Ski, SkiFrom: Torpo, NOR NORBorn: 07/21/95

About Øystein

Hailing from the small town of Torpo, Norway (pop. 405!), Braaten took Slopestyle bronze at XG Aspen 2016 -- one of 4 Norwegians to medal at Aspen 2016. Oystein also scored a second place at the Dec. 2014 Dew Tour in Breckenridge and won the overall AFP title for Slopestyle in 2016. Action sports is in the family: his brother, Gjermund, has multiple XG Snowboard appearances. Both brothers competed in the 2014 Sochi Games.

  • Bronze, XG Aspen 2016 Slopestyle. 1 of 4 Norwegians to medal at Aspen 2016. 13th in Slopestyle as an XG rookie in 2015
  • Overall winner, 2016 AFP rankings for slopestyle
  • Highlights of 2016 season: bronze, XG Aspen; 1st, SFR Tour, La Clusaz, FRA
  • 10th, 2014 Winter Olympics (slopestyle)
  • Older brother Gjermund is a 4
  • time XG vet who has made 3 SBD Slopestyle Finals.

X Games Medal Count




X Games Competition History

X Games Oslo 2016 SKI Big Air5th
X Games Aspen 2016 SKI Slopestyle3rd
X Games Aspen 2015 SKI Slopestyle13th