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JESSIKA JENSON
2014 Olympic Events: Slopestyle
Height: 5-5
Weight: 120
DOB: 8/7/91
Birthplace: Idaho Falls, Idaho
Hometown: Rigby, Idaho
Current Residence: Rigby, Idaho
High School: Rigby High School (Rigby, Idaho) '09
College: Westminster College
Coach(es): Mike Jankowski, Spencer Tamblyn
ROAD TO SOCHI
Jenson, an up-and-coming self-starter, began competing at 14 years old at local Idaho resorts. Over the last two seasons, she has battled a number of injuries, but found solid results with her unique tricks, including a floaty frontside 720. In December 2013, she made her world cup debut at the Copper Mountain U.S. Grand Prix/World Cup, and previously finished in the top 10 at the world championships.
PERFORMANCE HIGHLIGHTS
  • 2013-14 Copper Mountain U.S. Grand Prix/World Cup, 8th
  • 2013-14 Breckenridge Dew Tour, 5th
  • Two-time 2013-14 Mammoth Mountain U.S. Grand Prix third-place finisher
  • 2013 World Championships, 9th
  • 2011-12 Tahoe U.S. Revolution Tour, 2nd
  • 2010-11 Copper Mountain U.S. Revolution Tour champion
PERSONAL
Daughter of Natalie and Kevin Jenson…Has two sisters, Ashley and Nikki…Makes neck warmers called J!Wow Nekk Armor…Hobbies include dirt biking, wakeboarding and mountain biking.
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