d.o.b : 18/03/ 1982
born: Boston, USA
home mountain : Squaw Valley
Facebook Profile: Jacklyn Paaso
Sponsors : Kaestle, Helly Hansen, SCOTT, Squaw Valley, Backcountry.com, Dalbello, TOMS, WIDSIX, Discrete
- 3rd FWT Overall Ranking 2013
- 1st Swatch FWT Kirkwood 2013 by The North Face
- 1st SwatchFreeride World Tour Chamonix-Mt-Blanc 2012
- 2nd Red Bull Cold Rush 2012
- 1st Freeride World Tour Squaw Valley 2010
Competing since: 2008
First time on snow: at age 4
Favorite maneuvers on snow: dropping big cliffs
Wat does it mean to be part of the FWT ? : The chance to ski great venues amongst some of the best skiers and riders in the world!
Are you invovled in anything besides the FWT (i.e. career, nonprofit, other sport, etc.)?
I am an “I Am Pro Snow” Ambassador to help spread the world about Climate Change with Al Gore’s Climate Reality Project and Warren Miller Entertainment.I am also a supporter of the Shane McConkey Fund and of the High Fives Foundation.
Shout out :
Favorite Mountain to ride: Squaw Valley, USA
Why is it the best place ? : It's like a giant playground for big kids.
Best Rider of all time: Shane McConkey
Best Rider today : hard to say
Favorite Movie: Boondock Saints
Favorite Music/song: Fences remix by Chairlift
Favorite Book/Magazine: The Stanger, by Albert Camus
If you had one wish what would it be ? : To be able to continue exploring the world.
Perfect riding day: a powder day with friends
Hike or Helicopter: Helicopter
Beer or Wine: Beer
Pasta or Burger: Pasta