Fast Facts

  • Grew up in a family of eight brothers and sisters.
  • Began snowboarding at the age of 9, and made her first Winter X Games appearance at just 15 (winning the bronze medal in the slopestyle snowboarding event).
  • In 2009 she partnered with her sponsor Billabong to create a line of outerwear, the Jamie Anderson Global Signature Series.
  • Won Best Female Action Sports Athlete at the 2012 ESPY Awards.
  • Captured the first-ever Olympic gold medal in women's slopestyle snowboarding at the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia.
  • Her annual Jamie Anderson Surprise Sponsorship program rewards several South Lake Tahoe youths with new snowboards and snowboarding gear, and promotes a love for the sport.

Relationships

  • Lauren Anderson — Mother
  • Stacie — Sister
  • Joanie Anderson — Sister
  • Joseph Anderson — Father
  • Corrie — Sister

Details

  • Birth Name: Jamie Louise Anderson
  • Birth Place: South Lake Tahoe, California, United States
  • Birthday: September 13, 1990, Virgo
  • Profession: Snowboarder
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