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KJERSTI BUAAS


KJERSTI BUAAS

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KJERSTI BUAAS


KJERSTI BUAAS

THE ATHLETE


PROFESSIONAL SNOWBOARDER i 4 x OLYMPIAN I ADVENTURER

Kjersti Buaas is a professional snowboarder from Trondheim, Norway. She has competed on the professional Snowboard Tour for 18 years, and is one of few women who successfully has transitioned from halfpipe to slopestyle, to big air and freeride competitions. She has won medals in the Olympics, X Games & the Us Open & been awarded with many prestigious 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 positive, light energy, her enthusiastic attitude and growing passion for health, wellness and the environment, she inspires the snow community and beyond. In 2015 she started hosting PRSNT women's adventure retreats together with X Games medalist and TV announcer, Chanelle Sladics. Kjersti is still competing at the top level of snowboarding and recently started studying meditation. She wants to deepen her practice, expand her platform as an athlete and share the tools of meditation with the world.

KJERSTI BUAAS FACE BY CHANELLE SLADICS
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EXPERIENCE


STYLE IS EXPRESSING YOUR TRUE SELF

EXPERIENCE


STYLE IS EXPRESSING YOUR TRUE SELF

THE LEADERSHIP


INSPIRE I ON A WORLD STAGE

NO STRANGER TO THE PODIUMS, KJERSTI HAS COMPETED IN 4 OLYMPIC GAMES AND WON MEDALS IN XGAMES AND US OPEN. SHE IS A LEGEND IN HER FIELD, AND HAS ONE OF THE LONGEST SUSTAINING CARRERS IN PROFESSSIONAL SNOWBOARDING. KJERSTI IS KNOW FOR HER ABILITY TO RIDE ALL KINDS OF TERRAIN, FROM HALFPIPE TO SLOPESTYLE, BIG AIR AND BACKCOUNTRY RIDING. SHE BRINGS A PLAYFUL, LIGHTHEARTED APPROACH TO THE START GATE AND LOVES TO ENCOURAGE HER COMPETITORS WITH HIGH FIVES AND GOOD VIBES

INTERACT I BUILD COMMUNITY

KJERSTI IS ONE OF TWO FOUNDERS OF PRSNT ADVENTURE RETREATS. BY HOSTING THESE WOMENS RETRETATS SHE IS SEEKING TO GIVE BACK AND STIMULATE THE OUTDOOR COMMMUNITY. PRSNT IS SEEKING TO ACCELLERATE PERSONAL GROWTH & ASPIRE MINDFUL COMMUNITIES, THROUGH OUTDOOR ADVENTURES IN SOME OF THE MOST MEZMORIZING PLACES IN THE WORLD. WORKSHOPS ON ENVIRONMENTAL EDUCATION, NUTRITION, EXERSISE & ART + GUIDED MEDITATION, YOGA AND BACKCOUNTRY ADVENTURES ARE JUST A FEW OF THE THINGS PRSNT FACILITE

IMPACT i BY TAKING ACTION

AT THE FOREFRONT OF USING HER PLATFORM IN SPORTS AS A FORCE FOR GOOD, KJERSTI DELICATLY BRIDGES HER CORE VALUES WITH HER ACTION. SHE WORKS WITH CEVERAL NON-PROFITS AND COMPANIES, THAT TAKE ACTION AND CARE FOR THE ENVIRONMENT AND FOR OUR HEALTH. IN 2012 SHE DECIDED TO WALK AWAY FROM HER CONVENTIONAL ENERGY DRINK SPONSOR, AS SHE NEEDED TO STAY TRUE TO HER SELF. KJERSTI HOLDS A RESPECTFUL REPUTATION FROM HER PEERS AND HAS A GREAT INFLUENCE IN HER COMMUNITY