Kjersti Buaas is a professional snowboarder from Trondheim, Norway. She has competed on the professional Snowboard Tour for 15 + years, and is one of few women who successfully has transitioned from halfpipe to slopestyle. She has won medals in the Olympics, XGames & the Us Open & been awarded with many prestigeous titles, one of them being "Queen Of Style" from Onboard Magazine. Kjersti is known for always adding extra intention into her style and presence, both on and off the mountain. With her enthusiastic attitude & care for community and the environment, Kjersti has definitely made her mark and positive impact in the snowboard community and beyond.

                                                                     


       Career Highlights


Kjersti walked away with 3 podium wins during the 2015 Nine Queens in Serfaus, Austria

Kjersti walked away with 3 podium wins during the 2015 Nine Queens in Serfaus, Austria

2015

1st Nine Queens Big Air

Best Style Nine Queens

Best individual GOPro moment Nine Queens

2nd Spring Battle

Kjersti succeeded at the Community Cup in Keystone - She both Co-hosted the event and became the Big Air Champion

Kjersti succeeded at the Community Cup in Keystone - She both Co-hosted the event and became the Big Air Champion

2014

1st BA Community Cup, Keystone, Colorado

5th SS Community Cup, Keystone, Colorado

Qualified for her 4th Olympic Games

 

2013

1st FIS Overall SS Champion
1st BA Norwegian Championships Stryn, 
Norway

3rd X-Games SS Tignes, France 

2nd SS Grand Prix/FIS WC Copper Mountain, US

3rd SS FIS WC Spindelvryv, Czech Republic

 

Kjersti Oestgaard Buaas scores a 82.66 for third place in the Women's Snowboard Slopestyle final at X Games Tignes 2013.

2012

2nd US Open slopestyle

1st US Open Creative Night Jam

3rd US X Games slopestyle

4th SS X-Games Tignes, France

2011

1st US Open Rail Jam

2nd SS New Zealand Open 5 *

3rd TTR Overall

3rd Burton Global Open series

2010

3rd O'Neill Evolution HP 6*TTR Davos, 

Switzerland

4th SS X Games Aspen, US

4th HP European Open Laax, Switzerland

5th HP X Games Tignes, France

2009

1st - Slopestyle - 6Star Burton US Open

1st Overall European Open - Laax, Switzerland

1st HP FIS WC La Molina, Spain

2nd HP Burton European Open 6* Laax, Switzerland

3rd SS Burton European Open 6* LAax, Switzerland

4th HP Burton US Open 6 * Stratton, US

4th SS X-Games Aspen, US

4th HP Dew Tour Mt Snow, US

 


OLYMPIC STATS





2006 Olympic Games Bronze Medal

3x Olympian Halfpipe (02’/06’/10’)

Qualified for 4th Olympics- 2014 in Slopestyle

8 World Cup Podiums/ 4 Gold





AWARDS


Voted no. 7 of World’s Top 10 snowboarders (13’) by Redbull.com

3x Rider of the year Norwegian Snowboard Awards (06’/08’/12’)

2012 Miss Superpark Rider Stand Out Award

2011 Creative Use Of Space Award

Nominated for European Rider of the Year

Voted “Queen Of style” by Onboard Mag (04’)

     



       VIDEO PARTS/ONLINE PRESENCE


Watch the FULL MOVIE here: vimeo.com/54117174 

Roxy Refreshments (07/08/09/10/11/12/13’)

Eurotic (12’)

One Life Wednesdays (11’)

Labor of Love (07’)

Last Winter (06’)

Dropstitch (04’)