Snowboarders fearlessly blaze their own trail. They battle the elements and defy gravity. They push their limits to conquer the mountain. But they're more than just thrill-seekers; they're athletes.

17-year old Chloe Kim was too young to compete at the 2014 Sochi Games. Now, the former Junior Olympic phenom will join Team USA in PyeongChang to prove herself against the world's elite snowboarders and carve a path from the mountain to the podium.

Ready to strap in and catch some air?

Learn more about becoming a snowboarder

Since 1905, U.S. Ski & Snowboard has provided leadership and direction for tens of thousands of young skiers and snowboarders, encouraging their passion and supporting their journey toward athletic excellence. We empower national teams, clubs, coaches, parents, officials, volunteers, and fans to push their sport forward, help athletes achieve success, and learn the value of teamwork.

Learn more about snowboarding

The United States of America Snowboard and Freeski Association (USASA) is the first step in the Olympic pipeline and supports the core values of Excellence, Respect, and Fun. All ages and abilities are welcome to join the experience of USASA through competition and community involvement. USASA hosts over 500 events as part of our 32 regional series, with each serving as a qualifier to the USASA National Championships held at Copper mountain in early April.

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