t the ripe old age of 18 Pettit is already considered to be one of the best skiers in the world. His ability to blend huge, jaw dropping, lines with innovative new school style sets Sean apart as the torch bearer for the future of big mountain skiing.
Name: Sean Pettit
Born: july, 27, 1992
Hometown/where you learned to ski: camp fortune, quebec, canada
Age when you started skiing: 2
Skiing Background: freeskiing
Breakthrough Moment: moving to whistler at age 6. then picking up my first sponsors at age 11.
Claim to Fame: best humor segment at powder awards 2005
Favorite Terrain: pillows
Dream Conditions: sunny, -2, 2 feet fresh snow
Riding Style: boss
The Best Thing About Skiing: being with your friends
The Worst Thing About Skiing: not being with your friends
The Best Training For Skiing: skiing
Worst Injury from Skiing: compression fracture in my back.
What is freeskiing for u? freeskiing for me is being able to use a mountain as a playground in any way you want to. that is the point of being free while skiing.
Is freeskiing evolving and what are the trends u see coming next season? skiing is evolving daily. in the future
What is Dalbello for you ? Dalbello for me is really important to my skiing. I could not be skiing like I do if my feet were uncomfortable. but what Dalbello has done for me is made my feet very very happy.
Superstitions: knocking on woodys
Favorite Music: 50s - 80s rock
Favorite Band: The Stones
Favorite Movie: Dumb and Dumber
Favorite Ski Flick: parental advisory by heavy hitting films
Video Game System: Super Nintendo
Other Toys: snowmobile
Other Sports/Activities: sledding, skateboarding, rope swings.
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