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Janna Meyen-Weatherby

Janna Meyen-Weatherby started snowboarding in 1989 – a few years before some of her current competitors were even born. Back then, growing up just three blocks from Big Bear, no one in her family skied, let alone snowboarded. But one day in sixth grade changed all that for Meyen, when she caught her first glimpse of a lone figure riding down the mountain amid all the skiers. ... FULL BIO >

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Alli News
February 13, 2011

Willett and Weatherby Take Slope Wins, Horgmo and Anderson Get Dew Cups

Norwegian slope master Torstein Horgmo won the last two stops of the Winter Dew Tour, and with his overall lead coming into the Toyota Championships he was nearly guaranteed a Dew Cup.

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Janna Meyen-Weatherby started snowboarding in 1989 – a few years before some of her current competitors were even born. Back then, growing up just three blocks from Big Bear, no one in her family skied, let alone snowboarded. But one day in sixth grade changed all that for Meyen, when she caught her first glimpse of a lone figure riding down the mountain amid all the skiers.

With her background in skateboarding – she did grow in SoCal after all – Meyen quickly picked up snowboarding, winning the first amateur contest she entered against a field of both boys and girls. Also racing BMX and playing ice hockey on the side, Meyen won the 1991 US Open title at the age of 13.

Balancing a party lifestyle off the slopes with her success on them, Meyen nonetheless continued to dominate competitions throughout the 1990’s. But at the turn of the century, Meyen picked up and moved from Cali to Bend, Ore., where her life changed drastically and she made an even bigger impact on snowboarding history.

Landing on her first X Games podium in 2002 when she took second, the next four years could have been renamed the Meyen show. Winning four consecutive gold medals in slopestyle (from 2003-06), Meyen became the first Winter X Games athlete other than Shaun White to win back-to-back-to-back-to-back titles.

With all of her X Games hardware – and the US Open title she reclaimed in 2005 – Snowboarder Magazine named Meyen the sport’s most influential rider of the past two decades in the summer of ’08.

Winter Dew Tour 10/11 - Women's Snowboard Slopestyle

RankNike 6.0 OpenKillington 2011Toyota ChampionshipsTotal Points
8370100137

Winter Dew Tour 09/10 - Women's Snowboard Slopestyle

RankTotino's OpenWendy's InvitationalToyota ChampionshipsTotal Points
5703565170

Winter Dew Tour 08/09 - Women's Snowboard Slopestyle

RankBreckenridgeMount SnowToyota ChampionshipsTotal Points
13008080
Alli News
February 13, 2011

Willett and Weatherby Take Slope Wins, Horgmo and Anderson Get Dew Cups

Norwegian slope master Torstein Horgmo won the last two stops of the Winter Dew Tour, and with his overall lead coming into the Toyota Championships he was nearly guaranteed a Dew Cup.

Alli Article