Full Name: Kendall Whelpton
Date of Birth: 7/30/76
Home Mountain: Breckenridge, CO
Riding Since: 1990
Sponsors: Subtle, Arnette
Board/Stance Preference: Subtle, 21 1/2 inch stance
If you could ride anywhere in the world, where would you go? Island Lake Lodge, Canada.
Favorite Terrain: Everything!
First Time: My dad and I built my first snowboard at his shop and I took it to a little hill in my town in Scottsville NY. I was hooked for life.
Is snowboarding ready for the Olympics? I do in a way, but it sucks because it’s attracting large companies with money and messing up the whole industry.
If you didn’t snowboard what would you be doing right now? Making trade show exhibits.
What do you do when you’re not snowboarding? skateboard, jump rope with Kellie Wright, Pinball, Dodgeball.
Who most influences your style? Chad Otterstrom, Peter Line, Blaise Rosenthal.
Who do you ride with the most? Chad Otterstrom.
If you were going on a trip and could only take five things with you (other than a change of clothes and your snowboard) what would those things be? Flash light, fart candy, Tonka trucks, Jelly Bellys and a duck billed platerpuss.
Food: Rice pudding
Mountain: I don’t know. I haven’t ridden them all.
Time of Day: Night
Animal: Grape Ape