• Horgmo, McMorris and Sandbech Put on an Historic Triplefest in X Games Big Air

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    Posted over 1 year ago by Chasen Marshall

    “It was just f**king amazing to be a part of what just happened tonight,” said Torstein Horgmo, a gold X Games medal dangling from his neck, and still slightly winded after the 18-minute jam session Big Air final. Trailing Oakley teammates Stale Sandbech and defending gold medalist Mark McMorris throughout the final, Horgmo – who won the event in 2011 – had one last chance to land the move he believed would be the difference-maker: the switch backside triple cork 1440, a trick he landed for the first time a week before coming to Aspen and one that had never been landed in competition.

  • McMorris Doubles at Dew Tour and White Wins Superpipe; Oakley Athletes Podium in 8 of 10 Events

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    Posted over 1 year ago by Chasen Marshall

    On a snowy weekend in Breckenridge, Colo., Dew Tour competition began with an Oakley athlete atop the podium and ended with the same. Over the course of the five-day gathering of the world’s best snowboarders and freeskiers, an Oakley athlete flipped and flew their way onto the podium in 8 of the 10 events.

  • Cooking With Gas 5: Eero Ettala Drops New Webisode, Ladley and McMorris Drop In For Guest Session

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    Posted about 2 years ago by Andrew De Lara

    Just when you thought the Cooking With Gas webisodes couldn’t get much more zany… Oakley Snowboard Team Ripper Eero Ettala dropped the fifth edition of the series. But this time, without his trusty sidekick, Heikki, who was sidelined with a nasty tweak in his leg. So to fill the gap, fellow O stars Matt Ladley and Mark McMorris cruised into town for one mental session with the great Eero himself.

Mark McMorris

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www.markmcmorris.com

Date of Birth:
December 9, 1993
Hometown:
Regina, Canada – "Rhymes with..."
Sponsors:
Burton, Red Bull, Oakley, DVS, AWSM, Mophie, The Source, Crab Grab
Hobbies:
Skateboarding, Shredbots

Career Highlights

    • 2014: 1st, Burton US Open Slopestyle – Vail, CO
    • 2014: Bronze Medal, Winter Olympics Slopestyle – Sochi, Russia
    • 2014: Silver Medal, Winter X Games Slopestyle – Aspen, CO
    • 2013: 1st, Dew Tour Slopestyle – Breckenridge
    • 2013: Silver Medal, Euro X Games Slopestyle – Tignes, France
    • 2012/13: World Snowboard Tour Overall Slopestyle Champion
    • 2013: 1st, Burton US Open Slopestyle – Vail, CO
    • 2013: Gold Medal, Winter X Games Slopestyle
    • 2013: Silver Medal, Winter X Games Big Air
    • 2013: "Jumper of the Year," Snowboarder Magazine
    • 2012: 1st, Dew Tour Slopestyle - Breckenridge, CO
    • 2012: 1st, Dew Tour Big Air - Breckenridge, CO
    • 2012: Silver Medal, Winter X Games Slopestyle - Europe
    • 2012: 3rd, Burn River Jump Big Air
    • 2012: Gold Medal, Winter X Games Slopestyle - Aspen
    • 2012: Gold Medal, Winter X Games Big Air - Aspen
    • 2011: 2nd, Burton US Open Slopestyle - Vermont
    • 2011: 1st, Burton New Zealand Open Slopestyle
    • 2011: 3rd, Toyota Big Air
    • 2011: 2nd, Dew Tour Slopestyle
    • 2011: 1st, Air & Style Innsbruck Big Air
    • 2011: Silver Medal, Winter X Games Slopestyle - Aspen
    • 2011: 2nd, O'Neill Evolution Big Air
    • 2010: 1st, Air & Style Beijing
    • 2010: Silver Medal, Winter X Games Slopestyle
    • 2010: 3rd, Burn River Jump Big Air