Tyler Nicholson is a member of the strong Canadian snowboard crew that has been dominating big air and slopestyle competitions in recent years. The 21-year-old from Ontario, CAN started snowboarding at the age of seven, and was hitting the jumps and rails before his first season came to an end. With a third-place finish, Tyler joined fellow X Games athletes Max Parrot and Mark McMorris in a Canadian sweep of the podium at the 2017 Laax Open on January 20th. Now living and riding in Whistler, B.C. with his girlfriend -- X Games superstar Jamie Anderson. Tyler will make his third X Games start at Aspen in 2017.
- Tyler's greatest strength may be his motivation. He's dedicated to a career in snowboarding and, like his Canadian countrymen, is working hard to find success.
- Has tech tricks like triple corks and a switch backside 1260, but also has incredible style.
- Lives and trains in Whistler, BC. Trains with the dedicated, highly
- supportive Canadian National Team.
X Games Competition History
|X Games Oslo 2016|| SBD Big Air||11th|
|X Games Aspen 2015|| SBD Slopestyle||10th|