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Famous Female Snowboarders

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List of famous female snowboarders, featuring bios and photos when available. This female snowboarders list contains the most prominent and top females known for being snowboarders. Snowboarding fans will also enjoy the most famous male snowboarders and the hottest extreme sports athletes. The female snowboarders of note are listed by their level of prominence, and you can be sorted by various bits of information like date of birth or birthplace. There are thousands of females working as snowboarders in the world, but this list highlights only the notable ones.

Examples of professional women snowboarders on this list include Gretchen Bleiler, Hannah Teter, and Chloe Kim, who became the youngest female gold medalist in snowboarding at the 2018 Olympics at the ripe age of 17.

While this isn't a list of all girl snowboarders, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous female snowboarders in the world?" and "Who are the best female snowboarders?"

The most notable female snowboarders in history and today are shown below. Enjoy this list of well-known, leading female snowboarders. If you want to share these historic female snowboarders you can use one of the social media icons at the top or bottom of the page. 

 

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  • Hannah Teter (born January 27, 1987) is an American snowboarder. She is an Olympic champion, having won the gold medal in halfpipe at the 2006 Winter Olympic Games in Torino, Italy and silver at the 2010 Winter Olympic Games in Vancouver. She also won bronze at the 2005 FIS World Championships at Whistler, British Columbia, and has six World Cup victories in her career. In January 2010, Teter was named to the US Team for the 2010 Winter Olympics in Vancouver. She won the silver medal in women's halfpipe at the Vancouver Games. Teter came in fourth at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi.In 2010, Teter was also one of four American athletes chosen to model for the Sports Illustrated Swimsuit...  more
    • Age: 33
    • Birthplace: Belmont, Vermont, Vermont, United States of America
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Profession: Snowboarder, Athlete, Philanthropist
    • Credits: AU: A Snowboarding Film, AK and Beyond, Vancouver 2010: XXI Olympic Winter Games, Turin 2006: XX Olympic Winter Games

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  • Torah Jane Bright (born 27 December 1986) is an Australian professional snowboarder. She is Australia's most successful Winter Olympian, former Olympic gold and silver medalist, two time X Games gold medalist, two time US Open winner, two time Global Open Champion, three time World Superpipe Champion, former TTR World Champion and recipient of the Best Female Action Sports Athlete at the ESPY awards. In 2014 Bright became the first Olympic athlete (male or female) to qualify for all three snowboarding disciplines; halfpipe, slopestyle and boarder-cross....  more
    • Age: 33
    • Birthplace: Cooma, Australia
    • Nationality: Australia
    • Profession: Snowboarder, Athlete
    • Credits: Last Winter: An All-Girl Snowboard Film

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  • Chloe Kim (born April 23, 2000) is an American snowboarder. She is a 2018 Winter Olympics gold medalist, four-time X Games gold medalist and the first woman to win a gold medal in snowboarding at the Winter Youth Olympic Games. In 2018 she became the youngest woman ever to win an Olympic snowboarding medal when she won gold in the women’s snowboard halfpipe. In the 2016 X Games, she became the first person under the age of 16 to win two gold medals (and thus the first such person to win back-to-back gold medals) at an X Games. At that year's U.S. Snowboarding Grand Prix, she became the first woman to land back-to-back 1080 spins in a snowboarding competition. In 2016, she became the first...  more
    • Age: 17
    • Birthplace: Long Beach, California
    • Nationality: American
  • Gretchen Bleiler
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    Gretchen Bleiler

    Gretchen Elisabeth Bleiler (born April 10, 1981 in Toledo, Ohio) is an American former professional halfpipe snowboarder....  more
    • Age: 39
    • Birthplace: Toledo, Ohio, United States of America
    • Nationality: United States of America
    • Profession: Snowboarder, Athlete

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