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Tyler
Turner

   

Highlights

- 1st place World Para Snowboard World Cup, ColereItaly 2021

- 1st place BC Provincial Snowboard Cross, Big White 2020

Stats

Name: Tyler Turner
Age: 32
Hometown: Calgary, AB
Residence: Campbell River, BC
Stance: Regular
Sponsors: Kindred Snowboards, High Fives Foundation, Swatch, Trew Gear, Long Beach Golf Course, Skydive Vancouver Island
 
Ranking & Results Data & Media
WORLD PARA SNOWBOARD RANKINGS & RESULTS
MEDIA - DOWNLOAD RIGHTS CLEARED IMAGES OF Tyler FROM SMUG MUG
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Rider Bio

Favourite event and why? US Open of adaptive surfing championships. It was the first competition I entered after having both my legs amputated. 
 

Place where you were born. 
Saskatoon SK

Place where you live now. 
Campbell River

Favourite places to ride. 
Revelstoke and K3 cat skiing 

Favourite Food. 
Pizza

Future job - Top 3 choices. 
Helicopter pilot, mowing grass at the golf course, commentator 

Life Goals - Top 3 goals. 

  1. Go to the Paralympics 
  2. Sail to Mexico 
  3. Sit on my front porch as an old man and shake my fist at kids

Why do you snowboard?  
Because it’s my favourite thing on earth

Favourite event and why? 
Us open of adaptive surfing championships. It was the first competition I entered after having both my legs amputated. 

Best result ever and why?  
First place at the para snowboard World Cup in Italy

Favourite item to travel with? 
Sound canceling headphones

If you didn’t do the discipline you do, which would you choose next and why? 
Ride powder all day every day! 

Best friend to ride with? 
Codysattva 

Favourite trick? 
Back three 

Favourite resort? 
Revelstoke

Best resort no one knows about? 
There’s none left

Thing you like that everyone else thinks is shit.  
Big Turk

Thing that everyone else loves and you hate. 
Coffee 

If you were not a snowboarder what would you be? 
Surfer