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List of Famous Snowboarders

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List of the most notable and famous snowboarders in the world, with photos when available. Most prominent snowboarders worldwide and top snowboarders in America can be found on this list ordered by their level of prominence. You might also be interested in other extreme Winter Olympic events and the hottest female snowboarders. From reputable snowboarders to the lesser known snowboarders in history and today, these are the top snowboarders in their field, and should answer the question "who are the most famous snowboarders in the world?"

Shaun White is one snowboarder who has brought the previously unknown sport of snowboarding into the mainstream. The sport is now part of the Winter Olympics, which is no small feat. Snowboarding isn't just popular among professionals, but young kids as well. That in itself will keep snowboarding among the fasting growing sports in the world.

List features popular snowboarders like Hannah Teter, Scotty Lago, Gretchen Bleiler, and more! These individuals are amongst the most insane athletes on the planet. They're willing to out race avalanches for the sake of fresh powder. The maneuvers and tricks they do off huge jumps is insane. Nothing but respect for these ballsy athletes.

You can also find these extreme athletes on our lists of famous male snowboarders and famous female snowboarders

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    Shaun Roger White (born September 3, 1986) is an American professional snowboarder,...  more

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    Hannah Teter (born January 27, 1987) is an American snowboarder. She is an Olympic champion,...  more
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    Torah Jane Bright (born 27 December 1986) is an Australian professional snowboarder. She is...  more

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    Torstein Horgmo (born 18 February 1987) is a Norwegian professional snowboarder. Horgmo has...  more
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    Gretchen Bleiler

    Age: 39
    Gretchen Elisabeth Bleiler (born April 10, 1981 in Toledo, Ohio) is an American former...  more
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    Travis Rice (born October 9, 1982) is an American professional snowboarder. He is #13 on...  more
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    Linn Haug

    Age: 30
    Linn Haug is a Norwegian snowboarder from Trondheim, Norway. She has been riding a snowboard...  more
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    Alena Zavarzina is a professional snowboarder....  more
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    Mark McMorris

    Age: 26
    Mark Lee McMorris (born 9 December 1993) is a Canadian professional snowboarder who...  more
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    Silje Norendal is a professional snowboarder....  more
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    Ina Meschik is a professional snowboarder....  more
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    Ross Rebagliati (born July 14, 1971) is a Canadian professional snowboarder, Olympic Gold...  more
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    Kaitlyn Brooke Farrington is a former American professional snowboarder who grew up on a...  more
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    Sophie Rodriguez is a professional snowboarder....  more
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    Scott James (born 6 July 1994) is an Australian snowboarder. He was the flag bearer for...  more
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    Brad Martin (born August 12, 1986) is a Canadian snowboarder who specializes in the halfpipe....  more
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    Yekaterina Nikolayevna Tudegesheva (Russian: Екатерина Николаевна Тудегешева, also spelled...  more
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    Yuri Podladchikov

    Age: 32
    Iouri Iourеvich Podladtchikov (Russian: Юрий Юрьевич Подладчиков, born 13 September 1988) is a...  more
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    Dominique Vallee (born April 9, 1981) is a Canadian snowboarder, specializing in the halfpipe...  more
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    Greg Bretz

    Age: 29
    Gregory "Greg" Bretz (born December 19, 1990 in Anaheim, California) is an American...  more
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    Elena Hight is a professional snowboarder....  more
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    Sebastien "Seppe" Smits (born 13 July 1991, in Westmalle) is a Belgian professional...  more
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    Patrizia Kummer

    Age: 32
    Patrizia Kummer is a professional snowboarder....  more
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    Sarah Conrad is a professional snowboarder....  more
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    Mike Robertson is a professional snowboarder....  more