Meet Maxence Parrot, snowboarder

Maxence Parrot is a snowboarder from Quebec. PyeongChang will be his second Olympic Games as he also represented Canada in 2014 in Sochi. His father, Alain, was a ski racer and a water ski champion. Maxence has been competing since 2013 and has won four golds and four silvers at the Winter X Games.

Fun facts about Maxence

  • He has been skiing since he was 2 years old and starting snowboarding at 9 years old.
  • He bought his first snowboard with money he earned mowing lawns for an entire summer.
  • His nickname is “Garcon” or “The Kid”.

Watch Maxence compete in snowboard (slopestyle and big air). Here’s the schedule.

Inspired by Max? Get started by taking the first steps to becoming a snowboarder.

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