Name: Maddie Bowman
Nickname: Maddie B.
Home Mountain: Sierra at Tahoe
How and when did you start skiing, how has it evolved ever since, and what got you into freeskiing?
I started on my second birthday and grew up racing but I didn't like the people so I fell in love with skiing park.
Was there any particular experience that made you consider pursuing skiing professionally?
Not really it just happened.
What does skiing mean to you personally?
It means just going out and being a kid because no one wants to grow up.
Do you have any specific goals for your skiing in your future?
I would love to go to the Olympics and enjoy the sport for the rest of my life.
What aspect of skiing thrills you the most?
POW! and that smooth feeling
In what conditions and what terrain do you most enjoy riding?
Powder days when it just doesn't stop snowing and spring skiing in Tahoe!
Any activities that aren't ski related?
I play soccer, mountain bike, boat, wakeskate, and do MMA
How do you manage to combine family/friends and job?
I put all my effort and attention to what's in front of me at the time.
Please answer, if possible, with one word only:
Trick/move: air to fakie
Book: The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo series
Drink: OJ and Rockstar
Food: mushrooms (normal ones)
Country: U.S. but I love Canada
Resort/place to ski: Sierra at Tahoe
Car: Subaru Outback
What do you like about SCOTT?
I have grown up with them and I love all of their products.
What are your favorite SCOTT products?
Definitely the poles!
What SCOTT products are you using this year?
I use SCOTT Jib skis, poles, helmet, and goggles!
Who are your other sponsors?
US Freeskiing, Rockstar, Sierra at Tahoe, Marker Bindings, South Shore Snow, and Escobar Training Grounds.
Where would you like to see yourself in 5 years?
I have no idea but I want to be living life to the fullest.
People you feel you need to thank:
Of course my mom and dad, all my friends and sponsors, and my kickass coach Ben Verge.