Kourteney Hadley - Snowboard/Longboarder - Utah, USA

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Your Name (nickname): Kourteney Hadley

Your Age: 18

Your Location (where do you ride mostly): Powder Mountain, Wolf Mountain, Park City (Utah)

Weapon(s) of choice: Snowboard, longboard, iPhone camera & sufboard 

What’s an average day for you like? Busy! 

What is the most difficult part of your activity/sports for a beginner? The easiest?  Learning your balance and learning how to stop without falling on your butt!! 

What is the best and worst thing about being female in your sport?  Worst: not being taken seriously. Best: Getting all the hot babes checking out your skills when you're riding. :)  

 

 

What would you like to see change in your sport to make it better for you and other female athletes?  Being challenged more and taken more seriously like the males are. 

Besides your ability and style factor as an athlete, how would you describe your personal style? Unique! 

What are your favorite brands/designers for your sports apparel and for stepping out? Well, besides SheShreds, I love Saga and pretty much anything that's comfy to wear. 

What is your favorite trick?  Front flip or butter 

What gets you pumped up for the day?  Knowing it's another day closer to winter or riding powder. 

What are three things you could not live without? Snow. Snwoboarding. And snow. 

What do you do in your spare time when you’re not riding/shooting/competing?   I dance 

 How about in the off season to stay in shape?  I dance and eat ice cream 

What is your biggest goal to accomplish this/next season? Landing my front flip & backflips. 

What’s your favorite “way” to ride( wake sport- specific, cable, boat, winch)(Snowsport specific- park, freeride/backcountry, urban)?  Freeride/park! 

Favorite conditions? Powder days! 

What turned you on to your sport?  My dad was an amateur skier in high school. 

What other extreme/action sports are you into?  Longboarding & Surfing 

What’s the trick to riding features and not killing yourself ? There isn't one!