Name: Gretchen Bleiler
Current Residence: Aspen, Colo.
- 2010 Olympic Winter Games, 11th place
- 2006 Olympic Winter Games, silver medalist
- 11-time World Cup medalist (five gold, three silver, three bronze)
- Five-time X Games medalist (four gold, one silver)
- 2012, TTR rankings, second place
- 2012, Dew Tour at Snowbasin, Utah, silver medalist
- 2011, Dew Tour at Breckenridge, Colo., silver medalist
- 2011, Dew Tour at Killington, Vt., silver medalist
- 2010, Grand Prix at Mammoth Mountain, Calif., gold medalist
- 2009, Grand Prix at Copper Mountain, Colo., silver medalist
Fun Facts: Hobbies include traveling, yoga, road biking, surfing and hiking ... Was introduced to snowboarding as a part of the physical education program at her school in Aspen, Colo. ... Became the first female rider to perfect an inverted backside 540, known as "The Crippler"
U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association