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Megan Gunning
Megan Gunning
Hometown

Calgary, Alberta

Home Mountain

Lake Louise

Riding for

7 years

Megan Gunning
Megan Gunning

Interview:

What has been the highlight of your career so far?

Getting 2nd at X-Games Half Pipe

What is your favourite park feature?

Jumps, and rails!

What is your favourite trick?

Cork 5

What are your goals for the 2010-2011 season?

Do more big mountain contests.

What is your single biggest career goal?

To inspire more girl skiers to start progressing our sport

In your opinion, is it more important to be stylish or progressive?

Most definitely stylish

What athlete(s) do you look up to?

Sarah Burke, Ingrid Backstrom, Every skier that is having fun doing what they love.

Which role models do you admire outside of the world of sports?

My mom and dad

What are your three favourite albums?

In Between Dreams by Jack Johnson XX by The XX

What's the last book you read?

Celestine Prophecy

If you weren't skiing or riding, what career would you be pursuing?

I'm not sure, but it would be something active and outdoors, and something I love

What is the weirdest thing you've seen in skiing/snowboarding?

Afterbang

What kind of cross training do you do to stay fit in the off-season?

Hike, Rock Climb, and work out

What other sports do you play?

Rock Climb, Yoga

In your opinion, which contest format is better; rider-judged or professionally-judged?

It depends, they both are good.

Do you have a morning routine or ritual before riding?

Sometimes I wake up and do yoga

What are your top 3 skiing or riding destinations?

Red Mountain B.C., Whistler B.C., Park City UT

What three items can you not live without?

Water, air, and sunlight

When is the last time you took a risk?

The last time I went up the Treble Cone road in New Zealand

What is the most important after skiing or snowboarding?

To always have fun

Do you have any other special talent our readers should know about?

I like to make jewelry

Who is in your day-to-day skiing/riding crew?

Keltie Hansen, Noah Bowman, Luke Kary, Keaton Carlson, Tyler MacRae, Aus Hunter, Brooke Voigt

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