Profile - Jenny Jones
|Team(s):||British Freestyle Snowboard Squad|
Name/Nickname: Jenny Jones
Year of Birth: 1980
XGames USA Gold 2009, 2010, X Games Europe Gold 2011.
Bronze in Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics Slopestyle - Team GB's first Olympic medal on snow.
Short Bio: Jenny is a slopestyle specialist who has lead proceedings on the world stage for the past 7 years, having won 3 X Games Gold medals (she is the first UK athlete to win an X Games gold medal) amongst countless other top snowboard titles.
Jenny first got into snowboarding after taking a free half hour lesson at the Avon dryslope. She then worked in the French Alps as a chalet maid in Tignes so she could snowboard every day. After a couple of seasons she became a professional snowboarder since then she has been competing at the top international competitions.
Outside snowboarding, Jenny loves surfing and traveling round Cornwall and Devon looking for waves.
Photo Credit: Head shot & Action shot by Nick Atkins