• Snow or Shine: Women's Snow Team At Cardrona

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    Posted almost 3 years ago by Matty Swanson

    There is one thing that rings true for all snow athletes is their drive for just wanting to get out on the hill. And this week was a true test of their spirits and Oakley’s women’s snow team was doing their best to work with the weather. After 4 days of waiting in their apartment in Wanaka New zealand it was time to get out and make the best of the weather.

  • Snapshots From New Zealand: Catalogue Shoot With Oakley Snow Team

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    Posted almost 3 years ago by Matty Swanson

    While most people are looking at the calendar counting the days left in their summer vacation. Oakley’s Ski and Snowboard team is keeping it cold in New Zealand’s storm of the century while staying in the scenic town of Wanaka.

  • Game Changer: Gretchen Bleiler Glows in Oakley’s One Icon Magazine – Issue 2

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    Posted over 3 years ago by Andrew De Lara

    Pro snowboarder. Olympic Gold Medalist. Environmental activist. Killer clothing designer. Blogger. Business Owner. Oh, and she’s pretty too. Need we say more? Read more about Gretchen Bleiler’s journey with Oakley in Oakley’s latest One Icon Magazine issue. Step into the culture and Spirit of the Big O…

Gretchen Bleiler

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www.GretchenBleiler.com

Date of Birth:
April 10, 1981
Hometown:
Aspen, Colorado
Sponsors:
Oakley, K2, AT&T, Mission Skincare, Giro, Aspen/Snowmass, Playtex Sport, Holga, Playmaker, MakeItPro.com
Hobbies:
Surfing, mountain biking, golf, yoga, traveling, apparel design, taking care of the environment

Career Highlights

    • 6x Winter X Games Superpipe Medalist
    • 2x US Open Halfpipe Champion
    • 2x Overall Grand Prix Champion
    • 2010: Guinness World Record, Most Winter X Games Gold Medals in Women’s Superpipe (4)
    • 2010: 1st, Sprint USSA Grand Prix Halfpipe - Mammoth Mountain, Calif.
    • 2009: 2nd, New Zealand Open Halfpipe
    • 2009: 2nd, Snow Angels Invitational
    • 2008: "Best Action Sports Female," ESPY Awards
    • 2008: 1st, Dew Tour Halfpipe - Breckenridge
    • 2008: 1st, CoverGirl Snow Angels Invitational SuperPipe
    • 2008: First Action Sports Female on the Cover of "ESPN the Magazine"
    • 2008: 1st, Snow Angels Invitational
    • 2007: 2nd, U.S. Open Halfpipe
    • 2006: Silver Medal, Winter Olympics Halfpipe - Torino, Italy,
    • 2006: 1st, FIS World Cup - Saas Fe, Switzerland
    • 2005: 1st, Gravity Games Halfpipe