X Games Aspen: Women’s Slopstyle

Silje Norendal wins, Spencer O'Brien makes history

Norway's Silje Norendal blew away the competition to claim her second X Games gold medal in the slopestyle event, claiming victory over Jamie Anderson with the final run of the day. Watch the winning run above. 

“My rails were pretty good, and I think that really helped me,” said Norendal following the event. “It was really cool to see the progression in today’s contest. I’m just so happy I put down that run". 

Jamie Anderson's second place run:



Canadian Spencer O'Brien also made history in the event, becoming the first woman to stomp a backside 900 in competition. O’Brien put down the trick on the last jump during her second run in finals on Sunday, despite narrowly finishing outside of the podium. Watch her history-making backside 900: 
 

Ads Served by the Boardworld Ad Network

Related Products

BlackStrap Bandana — Army Issue

BlackStrap Bandana — Army Issue

Members: AU$26.96 (Normally: AU$29.95)
ThirtyTwo Metrix Women’s Snowboard Sock — Black

ThirtyTwo Metrix Women’s Snowboard Sock — Black

Members: AU$31.46 (Normally: AU$34.95) Sizes: S/ML/XL
Le Bent Men’s 200 Baselayer Bottoms

Le Bent Men’s 200 Baselayer Bottoms

On Sale: AU$74.96 (Normally: AU$99.95) Sizes: SMLXL

Related Articles

The Audi Nines Mixtape: Vol.2

The Audi Nines Mixtape: Vol.2

A serious progression session...
Sydney’s Hidden Skatepark

Sydney’s Hidden Skatepark

SKATE the Cutaway with BOARDWORLD
Jesse Parkinson: Europe 2019

Jesse Parkinson: Europe 2019

13-year-old Aussie supergrom