Norway Norse boarding god is still world's best but skipped Games (as he did in 1998) because of FIS involvement.
U.S. Three-time Snowboarder magazine Rider of Year is sport's premier slopestyler, an event not on Olympic schedule.
U.S. Like her boyfriend, Jones, the sport's most famous female star eschews halfpipe in favor of slopestyle.
Finland Haakonsen's heir apparent has his countryman's talent—and his distaste for FIS judges.
U.S. Teenage phenom fell short in bid for U.S. halfpipe team but won slopestyle competition at World Championships.