Julia Marino (snowboarder)
|Born||September 11, 1997 (age 21)|
As a rookie, in the 2017 X Games at Aspen's Buttermilk Mountain, she won gold in Slopestyle and a bronze in Big Air, the first female snowboard athlete to win two medals at the same Games in 17 years. On her gold medal run, she became the first female to land a Cab 900 double underflip in an X Games women's Slopestyle contest. She followed this up at the X Games in Hafjell, Norway with a silver in Big Air and a bronze in Slopestyle, for a total of four X Games medals in her rookie year.
In all, Marino had eight podiums in international and elite events during the 2017-18 competition season.
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