Full Name: Katie Anderson
Hometown: Jaffray, BC
Residence: Whistler, BC
Sponsors: The Choice Boardshop, Salomon Snowboards
Katie started skiing when she was just two years old, and started snowboarding at six while on a school trip to try something new. Katie quit skiing right after that trip. Katie started racing in highschool races, and then decided to try SBX for fun in 2012, and made the BC team the next season.
Growing up in Fernie, BC it's no suprise that she spent most Winter weekends snowboarding with her family. Katie Snowboards because its always fun to her in any conditions but she really enjoys pow days.
Some of her most memorable moments in her snowboarding career happened in 2015 with a 3rd place podium at the FIS Junior World Championships in Yabuli, CHN and 1st place finishes at both the Senior and Junior Nationals at Big White, BC.
Since 2015, Katie has been dominating the NorAM circuit with 9 podium performances from the 2015-2017. Katie continues to work hard to improve her ranking on the World Cup circuit.
In the Summer Katie enjoys hiking, biking and spending her free time with friends.
- 1st North American Cup Copper 16/17
- 2nd North American Cup Quebec 16/17
- 2nd North American Cup Big White 16/17
In the third installment of Mazda's Hang Time, Canadian snowboarder and rookie Craig McMorris joins World Cup Snowboard Cross Division champion, Christopher Robanske, at the Canadian National Championships. Who comes in first?