Chadd Boulter - Focuses on Olympic Team

Views:
 
     
 

Presentation Description

Chadd Boulter, born and raised in Jupiter, Florida would not seem to be a perfect candidate to turn professional snowboarder. Indeed, Boulter has not only been a professional snowboarder for 5 years, but is training to win a spot on the United States Olympic snowboarding team. Boulter’s sights are set on competing in the Winter Olympics. Boulter’s journey to a career as a professional snowboarder and potential Olympic team member did, and does, lead him through Jupiter, Florida.

Comments

Presentation Transcript

Slide1:

Chadd Boulter Focuses on Olympic Team Chadd Boulter, born and raised in Jupiter, Florida would not seem to be a perfect candidate to turn professional snowboarder. Indeed, Boulter has not only been a professional snowboarder for 5 years, but is training to win a spot on the United States Olympic snowboarding team. Boulter ’ s sights are set on competing in the Winter Olympics. Boulter ’ s journey to a career as a professional snowboarder and potential Olympic team member did, and does, lead him through Jupiter, Florida.

Slide2:

Chadd Boulter Becomes Snowboard Instructor First Aid information and the treatment of specific injuries are important pieces of information for both the beginning and experienced snowboarder, and certified snowboard instructor and professional Chadd Boulter teaches self-care and rudimentary care for companion snowboarders should the need arise. Chadd Boulter gives instruction on the value of top quality snowboarding equipment and apparel, like accurate fit on boots, correct padding on hips, knees, spine and shoulders. Boulter ’ s professional instruction then focuses on technique, as learning the right way to handle oneself on the slopes goes a long way toward avoiding injury. Snowboarding films and videos are crucial to the growth of the sport, and Chadd Boulter has produced and performed in a number of videos which showcase his snowboard exploits.

Slide3:

Chadd Boulter Skills of Skateboard Work for Surfer To stay in shape to perform the extremely taxing moves and tricks which comprise snowboarding at a professional level, terrain parks like Abacoa Community Park in Jupiter, Florida for skateboarding serve Chadd Boulter well to keep his skills in top form while he is in Florida. Although Boulter was never interested in wave surfing while growing up in Florida, he decided to try surfing after turning pro in snowboard and skateboard. Boulter has a natural aptitude for surfing.

Slide4:

Chadd Boulter Benefits from Prolific Skate Parks Chadd Boulter ’ s earliest sport, professional skateboarding, where he went pro at the age of 18, had continued to evolve during the 90 ’ s and into the new millennium. Experiencing a myriad of difficulties and waxing and waning interest in the sport and its equipment, skate parks began to change along with the board itself. The ollie, known as a Florida trick, moved West, to join the wheelie, the pivot, the hippie jump, the slalom, the Bertlemann slide, a 360 kickflip, and in 2012, the 1080, first successfully landed by Tom Schaar. Chadd Boulter ’ s professional sport of skateboarding today has a market worth around $4.8 billion, with over 11M involved skateboarders in the world. Skate parks today emphasize construction for skateboarders, freestyle BMX, aggressive skaters and even scooters.

Slide5:

THANK YOU... For more details visit here: http://chaddboulter.edublogs.org/ https://chaddboulter.wordpress.com/ http://chaddboulter.tumblr.com/ http://www.colourlovers.com/lover/chadd_boulter