Full Name: Jason Thomas Brown
Date of Birth: 5/27/74
Hometown: Layton, Utah
Home Mountain: 215 Brighton
Riding Since: 1987
Sponsors: Burton, Arnette, Volcom.
Board/Stance Preference: Any Burton board/binding 21 front 9 back (forward)
If you could ride anywhere in the world, where would you go? Brighton, Brighton, Brighton. And maybe downtown NYC.
Favorite Terrain: Halfpipe for now. Everything. Right now I’d take a perfect pipe over a perfect Heli run. Growing up skating vert, I love a good session with friends.
First Time: Christmas morning many years ago. My best friend Steve & I both got Burton’s for Christmas and went straight to the nearest hill. He picked it up right away but it took me weeks. He moved to cali and started playing football, I didn’t.
Is snowboarding ready for the Olympics? It sure doesn’t seem like it. All this confussion with FIS and ISF really isn’t very professional. I want to see the best pros from the USA on the american team. Then maybe snowboarding will look the way it should to the rest of the world.
If you didn’t snowboard what would you be doing right now? Working at Toys R US so I could get all the new Star Wars toys before you.
What do you do when you’re not snowboarding? Work on my website http://www.jasonbrown.com play in my band, The Grownups, play chess, skateboard, and play with my dogs. Just alot of playing I guess.
Who most influences your style? Kevin Young. J Mascis.
Who do you ride with the most? Brad Pit and Snoop Doggy Dog.
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? Skateboard, My Macintosh PowerPC 3400 Laptop, my girlfriend, my dogs and my VISA card.
Mountain: 215 Brighton
Time of Day: Day, definately.