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Jessika Jenson

Jessika Jenson
Snowboarding USA

Jessika Jenson

Jessika Jenson
  • Birth date 8/07/1991
  • Birthplace Idaho Falls, ID
  • Residence Rigby, ID
  • Height/Weight 5'4"/ 127 lbs
  • Olympics 2014

Biography

  • Residence
  • Rigby, ID, USA
  • Hobbies
  • Dirt biking, wakeboarding, mountain biking, trampolining, spending time with friends, yoga. (postregister.com, 07 Oct 2017)
  • Injuries
  • She was troubled by injuries during the 2012/13 and 2013/14 seasons. (ussnowboarding.com, 21 Jan 2014)
  • Memorable sporting achievement
  • Competing at the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi. (rallyme.com, 04 Oct 2017)
  • Why this sport?
  • Her family went to the mountains every weekend. "We pretended to know what we were doing. We eventually caught on. My passion for snowboarding grows more and more every year. I love what snowboarding has to offer, especially the adrenaline rush."
  • Ambitions
  • To compete at the 2018 Olympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang.(rallyme.com, 04 Oct 2017)
  • Name of coach
  • Mike Jankowski [national]
  • When and where did you begin this sport?
  • She took up skiing at age six at Kelly Canyon Ski Resort in Idaho, United States of America. She switched to snowboarding at age 10 and began competing at age 14.
  • Occupation
  • Athlete, Student
  • Languages
  • English
  • Sporting philosophy / motto
  • "Life is too short not to make the best and the most of everything that comes your way every day." (Facebook profile, 27 Nov 2013)
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