Get to know some of Heavenly’s High Roller Team members with a few Q’s & A’s!
Discipline: Ski slopestyle, halfpipe, big mountain, skiercross Top Comp Spots Last Year: 1st place North Face Open Halfpipe Northstar, 1st place Rahlves Banzai Alpien Meadows, 2nd place Rahlves Banzai Squaw Valley, 1st place Rev Tour Halfpipe Northstar, 3rd place War of Rails, 16th place Grand Prix Halfpipe Copper, 7th place North Face Open Slopestyle Northstar Best Trick: Worm Turn and Screamin’ Seamen Favorite Snow: Powder and spring park Year Started Skiing: 1993 Sponsors: Heavenly, Fischer, Oakley, Toko, Seirus, South Shore Snow
Joanna “PNut” Dzierzawski
Nickname: PNut Discipline: Snowboard slopestyle Top Comp Spots Last Year: 1st place Mammoth Grand Prix Slopestyle, 3rd place Snow Basin Dew Tour Slopestyle Championship, 6th place Stratton U.S. Open Slopestyle Favorite Snow: Fluffy pow or fresh groomers Year Started Snowboarding: 2003 Fun/Interesting Fact: I started skiing in Wisconsin when I was 3, I’m 100% Polish, and I learned to speak English when I was 6. Sponsors: Heavenly, 686, Arnette, Bern, Phunkshun Wear, One Ball Jay, Tahoetrailbar.com, Bear Paw, Ride
Nickname: JDubs Discipline: Snowboarding Best Trick: Switch backside double cork 1260 Top Comp Spots Last Year: 3rd place Killington Dew Tour, 2nd place Canadian Open, 3rd place U.S. Open Big Air, 1st place Aspen Open Favorite Snow: Powder and sunny days Year Started Snowboarding: Started when I was 13 years old Fun/Interesting Fact: I love to wakeboard! Sponsors: Heavenly, Echelon Snowboards, Smith Optics, Phunkshun Wear, Candygrind, Drake, Northwave
Discipline: Ski slopestyle Best Trick: Switch cork 1080 Favorite Snow: Packed powder, soft but fast Top Comp Spots Last Year: 1st place On Course South Shore Winter Kickoff Rail Assault, Finalist at Rev Tour Slopestyle Northstar Year Started Skiing: 2002 Fun/Interesting Fact: I like danger and all action sports including skiing, skating, biking and more. Sponsors: Heavenly, Fischer, Bern, Tall Treez, Vitamin Water, Shoreline at Tahoe, NorMedical
Discipline: Snowboard slopestyle and freestyle Favorite Snow: Blue bird days with knee deep powder! Top Comp Spots Last Year: 1st place USASA Nationals Rail Jam, 1st place USASA Nationals Slopestyle, 1st place USASA Slopestyle #2, 4th place USASA X-Games Rail Jam Year Started Snowboarding: 6 years ago Fun/Interesting Fact: I love digital media – photography, filming, and editing. I play the drums and XBox too. Sponsors: Heavenly, Status Snowboards, Zeal Optics, Alone Collective, Push Fitness Tahoe, TBApparel
Scottie “Banger” Hoffman
Nickname: Scottie Banger Discipline: Snowboard slopestyle, freestyle, urban Best Trick: Backside nine, mute Top Comp Spots Last Year: 1st place Buckle Up Big Air, 1st place Sushi Pier Rail Jam, 1st place On Course Rail Jam, 2nd place Snowboarder Mag Superpass, 2nd place Vans High Standard Double Big Air, 2nd place Volcom Peanut Butter Rail Jam Mammoth, 3rd place On Course Rail Jam SLT Ice Rink Favorite Snow: Powder and corn snow Year Started Snowboarding: 1999 Fun/Interesting Fact: I catch big fish! Sponsors: Heavenly, Shoreline of Tahoe, One Ball Jay, Von Zipper, Mediya
You can find Heavenly’s High Roller Team members riding Heavenly’s fine tuned and better than ever parks this season! The High Roller Team members are also ripping up competitions and filming all over the world this year.
High Roller Terrain Parks have three parks across Heavenly Mountain, including Groove Park (small), Ante Up Park (medium), and High Roller Park (large). After a 5-year hiatus, High Roller Parks have brought back a halfpipe and it stands 18’ tall and 450’ long in High Roller Park.
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