Mammoth Team Snowboarders Set To Shred At The PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Winter Games

Lindsay Hayden | | Industry NewsIndustry News
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Mammoth team athletes celebrating after the Toyota US Grand Prix at Mammoth. Photo courtesy of Mammoth Mountain.

Mammoth Mountain has four snowboarders ready to shred as the PyeongChang 2018 Olympic Games kicked off Friday! 

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Three Mammoth ladies-Kelly Clark, Chloe Kim, and Maddie Mastro- made it on top of the podium to qualify for the Olympics at the Toyota US Grand Prix at Mammoth. Photo courtesy of Mammoth Mountain.

This year Mammoth hometown athletes, Shaun White, Kelly Clark, Maddie Mastro, and Chloe Kim, all earned their spot on Team USA. 

If you’re unfamiliar with these new and maybe not so new athletes we’ve got you covered. 

1. Shaun White

Shaun White heads to PyeongChang with four Olympics under his belt. Since White’s first Olympics in 2006 he’s claimed two GOLD medals, and holds the record for the most X Games gold medals.

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Mammoth team snowboarders at a press conference. Photo courtesy of Mammoth Mountain.

2. Kelly Clark 

Kelly Clark is one of the most experienced athletes set to shred at PyeongChang, as she has competed in five Olympics. Throughout Clark’s sixteen year Olympic career she has earned herself one GOLD and two BRONZE medals.

Clark at Mammoth
Kelly Clark letting it rip in the halfpipe at the Toyota US Grand Prix at Mammoth. Photo courtesy of Mammoth Mountain.

3. Maddie Mastro

New kid on the block Maddie Mastro is making her mark in the snowboarding industry this year! Hot on the heels of qualifying for her first Olympics, this seventeen-year-old won her first X Games medal last month.

Mastro at Mammoth
Maddie Mastro lighting up the pipe with her smile during the Toyota US Grand Prix at Mammoth. Photo courtesy of Mammoth Mountain.

4. Chloe Kim

Chloe Kim, who qualified for the Olympics in 2014 but was too young to compete is now getting her shot at an Olympic medal. While PyeongChang will be Kim’s first Olympics, she’ll be competing fresh off a first place victory at the X Games.

Chloe Kim at Mammoth
Chloe Kim with a big smile at the Toyota US Grand Prix at Mammoth. Photo courtesy of Mammoth Mountain.

Follow the progress of all of Mammoth’s Olympic athletes by following Mammoth’s Instagram: @mammothmountain 


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