Arnaud learned to snowboard at age 3 in Mont Tremblant with his dad, Patrik and his brothers, Émile and Henri. At only 20 years old, Arnaud is a 3 time Overall NorAm Champion. His highlighting results of the 2019-2020 season were at 13th place at the World Cup in Bad Gastien, and a gold medal in the PSL Canadian National Championships.
When he is not snowboarding you can find him working in the woods with his dad, skateboarding with his brothers, or having fun on his motocross. For the 2020-2021 season, Arnaud was seeking a Podium at the Junior World Championships as well as Top 8’s on the World Cup Tour. Arnaud did just that placing 3rd in the 2020 FIS Junior World Championships in PGS with an impressive 5th place finish in the PSL event in Lachtal, Austria. He also achieve his World Cup Top 8 goal with a 6th place finish in the 2021 PSL World Cup in Moscow, RUS and 7th in the 2022 PSL World Cup in Bad Gastein, AUT. After achieving his 2020/21 goals, Arnaud now sets his sights on Beijing 2022.
Favourite places to ride. Chile, Switzerland, Mont-Tremblant
Favourite Food. Maple syrup
Future job - Top 3 choices. no idea.. maybe a snowboard coach or something related to the sport
Best result ever and why?
Life Goals - Top 3 goals: Crystal globe winner, Olympic Champion,
Why do you snowboard? Because it's the greatest sport there is!!
Favourite event and why? Bad Gastein, PSL World Cup. Because it's a night race in the city and it's the steepest race we have.
Best result ever? 6th place at the Moscow World cup. It's my best result on the World Cup so far and it was my first top 8.
Favourite item to travel with? My Ipod and my pillow
If you didn’t do the discipline you do, which would you choose next and why? Snowboardcross, I use to race with Éliot when we were younger and I always loved it, it's a very intense sport!
Best friend to ride with? Michael Nazwaski, Cody Winters and Christian De Oliveira
Favourite trick? A Backside
Favourite resort? Tremblant, Sunshine and Davos
Best resort no one knows about? El Colorado, Chile
Thing you like that everyone else thinks is shit. Scraping [wax off] my snowboard
Thing that everyone else loves and you hate. peanut butter
If you were not a snowboarder what would you be? Skateboarder
2022 Olympian, Junior World Championship Bronze, 3x NorAm Overall Champion to date (Jan 2022)
- 26th Olympic Winter Games - PGS - Beijing 2022
- 7th PSL World Cup Bad Gastein, AUT 2022
- 6th PSL World Cup in Moscow, RUS 2021
- 3rd PGS Junior Worlds Championship Lachtal, AUT 2020
- 5th PSL Junior World Championship Lachtal, AUT 2020
- 3x NorAm Overall Champion 2018, 2019, 2020