New Hights: Epsiode 1 – New Beginnings

Elena Hight is one of the top professional snowboarders today. A two-time Olympian, the first woman to land a 900 in competition, and the first snowboarder to land a double backside alley-oop rodeo in competition, Elena is a force to be reckoned with.

This series will follow her from her hometown in Tahoe, to private pipe training, to some of the largest snowboarding events of the year. Here’s a peek into Elena’s life as she looks to take her snowboarding to “New Hights.”

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