Name: Brooke D’Hondt
Birthplace: Calgary, Alberta
Residence: Calgary, Alberta
Sponsors: Burton Snowboard, Vans Canada, Giro and Unlimited Skate and Snow
Place where you were born: I was born in Calgary, Alberta
Place where you live now: I still live in Calgary
Favourite places to ride: My favourite place to ride is definitely Copper Moutain.
Favourite Food: My favourite food is sushi
Future job - Top 3 choices: My top three future jobs are being a professional snowboarder, becoming a doctor, or working within the snowboard industry.
Life Goals - Top 3 goals: My top three life goals are winning an Olympic gold medal, inspiring girls to do what they love, and leaving a lasting mark in snowboarding.
Why do you snowboard? I snowboard because I love it, it’s my true passion.
Favourite event and why? My favourite event is definitely The Burton USO. All my friends are there and the vibe is so hype. The event is really designed for the riders to have the best experience.
Best result ever and why? I would say my best result is 6th at X Games. I was just so happy to get an opportunity to compete at one of the biggest events in snowboarding.
If you didn’t do the discipline you do, which would you choose next and why? If I didn’t do pipe I would definitely do slopestyle. I love going off big jumps and the new transition hits.
Best friend to ride with? My best friends to ride with are Sonora Alba and Bea Kim.
Favourite trick? My favourite trick is a method.
Favourite resort? My favourite resort is Saas-Fee.
Best resort no one knows about? Dollar Moutain in Sun Valley Idaho
Thing you like that everyone else thinks is shit. I love going to bed early and all of my friends hate it.
Thing that everyone else loves and you hate. Everyone I know really loves strawberries and I hate them.
If you were not a snowboarder what would you be? If I didn’t snowboard I think I would be a skateboarder.
Coolest thing you have done that not many people have? The coolest thing that I’ve have done that not many people have is competing in X Games.