Katie Ormerod

Disciplines: Snowboard, SnowboardFrom: Brighouse, GBR GBRBorn: 08/25/97

About Katie

Katie is a young British snowboarder who landed the first double cork off a jump by a female in June 2014. While growing up learning to snowboard on the dry slopes of Halifax, West Yorkshire, Katie was also an accomplished gymnast. Since she joined the British Snowboard Team at 13, the now 19-year-old has been traveling the world and collecting podiums—she finished third on the FIS big air points list in 2016. Katie had her first major win at the Pleasure Jam in 2015 and she already has podium finishes at four major events early in the 2017 season, including second at the FIS scaffolding big air event in Germany (Dec. 1).

  • First woman to land a double cork off a jump (June 2014). Hers was a backside 1080.
  • XG Aspen will be her second appearance (6th in Slopestyle XG Aspen 2016)
  • Won the 2015 Pleasure Jam in Dachstein, AUT
  • Four major podiums in early 2017 season: 2nd, FIS big air Monchengladbach, GER (Dec. 1); 3rd FIS big air Alpensia, Korea (Nov. 23); 2nd Pleasure Jam (Nov. 19); 2nd The Mile High (Aug. 19)
  • Member of the British Snowboard Team; learned to snowboard on dry slopes in Great Britain

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X Games Competition History

X Games Aspen 2016 SBD Slopestyle6th