• Before the Fact: ESPN Drops in on Torstein Horgmo Before Winter X 15 Glory

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    Posted over 3 years ago by Andrew De Lara

    Torstein Horgmo made Winter X history this past week. Already on his way to increased fame amongst snow sports fans across the Globe, his insane Triple Cork for the win at Snowboard Best Trick powered him up even more on the popularity meter. But before he dropped jaws at Winter X 15, ESPN took a peek into Torstein’s mind leading up to what would be one of his most amazing performances…ever. Check it!

  • Triple Cork?! Torstein Horgmo Dazzles Winter X 15, Grabs Snowboard Big Air Gold

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    Posted over 3 years ago by Andrew De Lara

    It’s never been done at Winter X. But Oakley’s Torstein Horgmo busted out a huge triple cork in the Snowboard Big Air Contest, dazzling the amped up crowd on hand and grabbing the Gold medal. Youngster and X Games rookie Sebastien Toutant’s score of 79 was just a single point behind Torstein’s 80.

  • Rock the Vote: Rally for Torstein Horgmo – Transworld Snowboarding’s Riders Poll Awards

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    Posted over 3 years ago by Andrew De Lara

    Torstein Horgmo is one bad mo fo. Oakley’s Norwegian Snowboard star, who just recently nabbed Transworld Snowboarding’s 2010 Top 10 Most Viewed Videos, is up for an even bigger award: Transworld’s Riders Poll Awards (Standout of the Year). The eventual winner will be picked by more than 100 pro riders – his peers. But Transworld wants to get a gauge of what you the fans think about who will emerge victorious.

Torstein Horgmo

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www.torstein.net and www.shredbots.com

Date of Birth:
February 18, 1987
Hometown:
Trondheim, Norway
Sponsors:
Oakley, DC, Northstar, GoPro, AWSM products
Hobbies:
Skateboarding, Chilling by a pool in my Frogskins, watching South Park

Career Highlights

    • 2013: "Best Overall Performance Award," Global X Games (1 of 6 Recipients)
    • 2013: "New Era Men's Readers Choice," TransWorld SNOWboarding Riders' Poll
    • 2013: Gold Medal, Winter X Games Big Air
    • 2013: "No. 2 Rider of the Year," Snowboarder Magazine
    • 2012: Silver Medal, Winter X Games Big Air
    • 2011: 2nd, Air & Style Beijing Big Air
    • 2011: Gold Medal, Winter X Games Big Air
    • 2011: 1st Overall, Dew Tour Season Standings Slopestyle
    • 2010: 2nd Overall, Dew Tour Slopestyle
    • 2010: 1st, Dew Tour Slopestyle – Mt. Snow
    • 2010: 2nd, Oakley Arctic Challenge Slopestyle
    • 2010: Silver Medal, Winter X Games Big Air
    • 2009: 1st, Dew Tour Slopestyle – Mt. Snow
    • 2009: 1st, Dew Tour Slopestyle – Northstar-at-Tahoe, California
    • 2009: 1st, Dew Tour Slopestyle – Mt. Snow
    • 2009: 1st, Dew Tour Slopestyle – Tahoe
    • 2009: Silver Medal, Winter X Games Big Air
    • 2009: 2nd, Red Bull Snowscrapers Best Trick
    • 2009: 2nd, Andreas Wiig Invitational
    • 2008: Gold Medal, Winter X Games Big Air
    • 2008: 1st, U.S. Open Big Air
    • 2007: Abominable Snow Jam Overall Winner
    • 2007: 3rd, Air & Style Big Air
    • 2007: 1st Overall, Oakley Stylewars