Hikaru is a Japanese snowboarder who has been climbing the ranks of women's halfpipe competition over the last couple of years, including a podium finish at the Laax Open in January of 2016 (third). She won a gold medal in halfpipe at the 2012 Youth Olympic Games, a feat she considers one of her greatest accomplishments. She will make her first X Games appearance in Oslo, where she will ride alongside teammate Taku Hiraoka.
- XG Oslo 2016 marks her rookie appearance
- 3rd at Laax Open (Jan. 2016)
- 2nd at New Zealand Winter Games (August 2015)
- Won a gold medal at the 2012 Youth Olympic Games
X Games Competition History