• 1st Ever Sammy Carlson Invitational

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    Posted about 4 years ago by Matt Murray

    Oakley’s Sports Marketing Ski Manager, Greg Strokes headed north from headquarters to catch up with Sammy Carlson and support his first ever contest. Carlson has come a long way since his early years as a professional skier. Now more focused then ever, Sammy has been working hard to keep his sponsors stoked with insane video parts, contest results, pushing the sport forward with new tricks and giving back with his ride for TACA next week.

  • Oakley's Sammy Carlson Seeks to Raise $25,000 for Talk About Curing Autism (TACA)

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    Posted about 4 years ago by Erin Edwards

    Oakley’s Sammy Carlson and best friend Scott Rowley have organized a bicycle trip from Hood River, Oregon to Ogden, Utah in an effort to raise awareness for Talk About Curing Autism (TACA). The event will take place from July 8-18. Team Hood River 2 Ogden (H2O) will cycle over 1,000 miles and seek to raise $25,000 to support TACA.

  • Oakley's Sammy Carlson Set To Host Sammy C Invitational

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    Posted about 4 years ago by Erin Edwards

    Oakley’s Sammy Carlson is set to host a world-class Big Air Contest featuring the best freeskiers in the world at Windell’s Academy in Hood River, Oregon on July 1, 2010.

Sammy Carlson

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"It ain't over 'til it's over."

Date of Birth:
January 11, 1989
Hometown:
Hood River, OR – "The rough streets of Portland ... no I live like a half hour away from there."
Sponsors:
Nike, Rockstar Energy Drinks, APO Skis, Oakley Eyewear, Dakine, Skullcandy, Swix
Hobbies:
Skiing, Golf, Skateboarding, Road biking, Youtube, Building random things, Hanging with friends

Career Highlights

    • 2013: Gold Medal, Winter X Games "Real Ski Backcountry"
    • 2011: "Best POV," Powder Video Awards (Can't Stop)
    • 2011: "Best Man-made Air," Powder Video Awards
    • 2011: Gold Medal, Winter X Games Slopestyle
    • 2011: Bronze Medal, Winter X Games Big Air
    • 2010: "Performer of the Year," Summit Action Sports Film Festival
    • 2010: Bronze Medal, Winter X Games Slopestyle
    • 2010: Bronze Medal, Winter X Games Big Air
    • 2009: Silver Medal, Winter X Games Slopestyle
    • 2009: 1st, Freestyle.Ch Big Air – Zurich, Switzerland
    • 2008: 2nd, New Zealand Freeski Open Slopestyle – Wanaka, New Zealand
    • 2007: Silver Medal, Winter X Games Slopestyle
    • 2006: 1st, King of Style Big Air – Stockholm, Sweden
    • 2006: 2nd, U.S. Open Slopestyle – Vail, CO