Name: Chloe Banning
How many years have you been in competitive snowboarding?
What club and or snowboard camps have you participated with in the past?
I have been a part of the Steamboat Springs Winter Sports Club for 15 years. In the past I have competed in USASA Regional Events, USASA Nationals, Revolution Tours, Nor-Ams, Grand Prix, Junior Worlds and World Cups.
Who were your past coaches?
Mark Harris, Jon Casson
What is your strongest/favorite discipline in your snowboarding?
Results from last season?
USASA Regional Event- 1st Open-Class
FIS Snowboard Nor-Am Cup- 1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, 5th, 6th, 7th
Sprint U.S. Snowboarding Grand Prix- 4th
FIS World Cup- 13th, 16th, 17th, 17th, 23rd
20th Overall World Cup standing
FIS Junior World Championships- 3rd
USASA National Championships- 2nd Open-Class
What are some of your past competition experiences?
I have traveled around the world competing in events from Junior World Championships to World Cups, allowing me to explore new places and meet new people.
What are your sponsors and or hook-ups?
Chaos, S4, Apex, Salomon, Honey Stinger, Powdertools Snowboard Shop, USASA
What is your workout/stretch routine in the past?
I do dryland training, consisting of yoga, weight-lifting, and cardio.
What are your goals for the season?
My goals are to finish top 10 in the World Cup standings, podium at Junior World Championships and USASA Nationals, and earn a spot to the 2012 X Games.
Why are you STOKED to be on the USASA SNOWBOARD TEAM?
I am stoked to be on the USASA Team again because it is an awesome group of riders, and we all are constantly pushing each other to step it up to the next level. I also love encouraging the younger riders and being a positive role model for them to look up to.
Mom, Dad, Jon Casson, and Colorado College!