Sean Pettit

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Sean Pettit
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Personal information
Full name Sean Martin Pettit
Born (1992-07-27) July 27, 1992 (age 22)
Ottawa, Canada
Height 5 ft 8 in (1.73 m)
Weight 145 pounds (66 kg)
Sport
Country  Canada
Sport Freeskiing, Big Mountain

Sean Martin Pettit (born July 27, 1992) is a Canadian freeskier born in Ottawa, Ontario. Grew up in Chelsea, Quebec until age 7. He now resides in Pemberton, British Columbia.[1]

Skiing career[edit]

Pettit is a big mountain skier who has appeared in many popular ski movies. He is managed by Superheroes Management[2] Pettit was signed by Red Bull at the age of 13 becoming their youngest athlete ever. In 2008 he appeared on the Today program,[3] along with the late Shane McConkey.

Sponsors[edit]

Filmography[edit]

Pettit has filmed prominent segments for ski movie pioneers Matchstick Productions.[4]

  • Superheros of Stoke - 2012[5]
  • Attack of La Niña - 2011[6]
  • The Way I See It - 2010[7]
  • In Deep - 2009 [8]
  • Claim - 2008 [9]

Other film appearances:

  • Tracing Skylines - 2013[10]
  • WE: A Collection of Individuals - 2012[11]
  • The Ordinary Skier - 2011 [12]
  • The Massive - 2009 [13]
  • K2 Skeeze 2009 - 2009[14]
  • Show & Prove - 2008
  • Believe - 2007 [15]
  • Pop Yer Bottlez - 2005

Competition results[edit]

  • 10th - 2012 Red Bull - Cold Rush, Silverton, Colorado[16]
  • 1st - 2011 Red Bull - Cold Rush, Silverton, Colorado[17]
  • 1st - 2011 Red Bull - Line Catcher, Vars-La Foret, France[18]
  • 1st - 2010 Red Bull - Cold Rush, Nelson, BC[19]
  • 2nd - 2010 Red Bull - Line Catcher, Vars-La Foret, France
  • 2nd - 2008 Red Bull - Cold Rush, Rossland, BC

Industry awards[edit]

  • 2014 Powder Video Awards - “Best Man Made Air"
  • 2013 Powder Video Awards - “Best Natural Air"
  • 2012 Powder Video Awards - “Best Male Performance”
  • 2011 IF3 Europe Awards - “Best Male Performance”
  • 2011 Powder Video Awards - “Best Powder”
  • 2010 Powder Video Awards - “Best Male Performance”
  • 2010 Powder Video Awards - “Full Throttle”
  • 2009 Powder Video Awards - “Breakthrough Performer”

References[edit]

  1. ^ "The free living Sean Pettit". Redbull.in. Retrieved 2012-09-24. 
  2. ^ "People - Details - Sean Pettit". Superheroes Mgmt. 1992-07-27. Retrieved 2012-09-24. 
  3. ^ "Red Bull’s Shane McConkey and Sean Pettit on Today Show". The Skiers Realm. 2008-10-24. Retrieved 2012-09-24. 
  4. ^ "Matchstick Productions". Skimovie.com. 1992-07-27. Retrieved 2012-09-24. 
  5. ^ "Matchstick Productions". Skimovie.com. Retrieved 2012-09-24. 
  6. ^ "Matchstick Productions". Skimovie.com. Retrieved 2012-09-24. 
  7. ^ "Matchstick Productions". Skimovie.com. Retrieved 2012-09-24. 
  8. ^ "Matchstick Productions". Skimovie.com. Retrieved 2012-09-24. 
  9. ^ "Matchstick Productions". Skimovie.com. Retrieved 2012-09-24. 
  10. ^ "Tracing Skylines". IMDb.com. Retrieved 2021-09-24.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  11. ^ "WE: A Collection of Individuals | Poor Boyz Productions". Skifilmreviews.com. Retrieved 2012-09-24. 
  12. ^ "The Ordinary Skier". IMDb.com. Retrieved 2021-09-24.  Check date values in: |accessdate= (help)
  13. ^ "The Massive | Other". Skifilmreviews.com. Retrieved 2012-11-28. 
  14. ^ "K2 SKEEZE 2009 - Full Movie - Video". Zapiks.com. 2009-04-01. Retrieved 2012-09-24. 
  15. ^ "Believe | Other". Skifilmreviews.com. Retrieved 2012-11-28. 
  16. ^ "Red Bull Cold Rush 2012: Results!". Skiunion.mpora.com. Retrieved 2012-09-24. 
  17. ^ Henrik Lampert (2011-03-17). "2011 Red Bull Cold Rush Results - Sean Pettit and Grete Eliassen Take Top Honors - Freeskier MagazineFreeskier Magazine". Freeskier.com. Retrieved 2012-09-24. 
  18. ^ "Sean Pettit wins 2011 Red Bull Linecatcher - ESPN". Espn.go.com. 2011-03-17. Retrieved 2012-09-24. 
  19. ^ "Red Bull Cold Rush 2010 Results". Skiersrealm.com. Retrieved 2012-09-24.