5 quick questions with snowboarder Kaitlyn Farrington

This snowboarder is headed straight to the top. She hauled in a silver medal at the Winter X Games and created a major upset last year as well. Keep reading to find out Kaitlyn’s advice for making it big in sports and the wacky hobby she had as a kid.

What's one thing girls can do to seriously improve their snowboarding skills? 
I would say ride with the boys and don’t hold back!  
What's harder: snowboarding or surfing? 
Surfing. I just started and love it! I am not going to lie, though, I suck.
Can you share your secret for staying warm on a long day? 
Well, my body temp runs hot so I think I am made for the cold weather sports. (Ed. note: Lucky girl!)
What's one thing our readers would be surprised to learn about you?  
I grew up on a ranch and used to barrel race, pole bend, and ride sheep when I was younger.
What's one piece of advice you wish someone would've given you when you were 13? 
I wish someone taught me how to stretch properly and have the will to stretch.  

by GL | 2/1/2016