Lawrenceburg, US


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23 years old

1.83 m

Hi, my name is Nick Goepper. My discipline is freeskiing big air/slopestyle. I was born on 14 March 1994 in Indiana, USA. My favourite music is Iron Maiden, Avenged Sevenfold, Blink-182. For hip-hop I like Eminem, the Game, and A$AP Rocky.


Imagine a kid from Indiana, who grew up skiing off artificial grass-covered jumps in his backyard, landing on the podium at the Winter X Games in Aspen at the age of 17. That is Nick Goepper’s story. One of the top American slopestyle skiers today, his story is far from over.

Nick was born and raised in Lawrenceburg, Indiana, USA, a town famed more for its whiskey distilleries than its skiing. Nick’s skills soon put him on the radar of veteran Kerry Miller and, within a few months, he had moved out west to Oregon to fulfil a scholarship.

By the winter of 2010-11, Nick had blasted onto the pro-level freeskiing contest circuit, participating in his first Dew Tour and Winter X Games in France. In 2011, he won the Dumont Cup. However, it was late 2012 when he made his big break, scoring a 94.66 at the Winter X Games in Aspen, taking silver.

A 'Breakthrough Athlete of the Year' award soon followed and, in 2013, Nick made a triumphant return to the Winter X Games, this time taking gold. He took another X Games gold in 2014, along with a bronze medal at the Sochi Winter Olympics.

Nick’s goal is to continue to fine-tune his slopestyle run. “I want to have an arsenal of tricks that include virtually every rotation in the book,” he says. “I want to have the complete package, so that no matter what the course is, I can adapt and ski my best. That’s the main goal.”

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50 Years of Style | Generations of Freeskiing

From hot-dogging and ski ballet to today’s slopestyle and urban tricks: with a lot of esprit and attention to detail, the 30-minute documentary “Generations of Freeskiing” revives the most iconic moments of freeskiing history. Skiers such as Jon Olsson, Henrik Windstedt, Nick Goepper, Jesper Tjäder, Bene Mayr, Lisa Zimmermann and Viktoria Rebensburg pay homage to the greatest eras of freeskiing, appreciating yesterday’s heroes who pushed the sports with their desire of freedom and thus took it to the next level again and again. With archive footage from the last nearly 50 years, the movie illuminates the most important stages that have shaped freesking as it is today – in original equipment and clothing, including tight overalls, bright neon jackets, and XXXL oversize shirts. DIRECTOR: Lukas Tielke, Peoplegrapher CREATIVE DIRECTOR: Mark Von Roy, The Distillery PRODUCER: Sebastian Huber, The Distillery CREATIVE PRODUCER: Mira Harnischmacher, Peoplegrapher CINEMATOGRAPHER: Lukas Tielke, Peoplegrapher Thomas Dunzendorfer, The Distillery Mark Von Roy, The Distillery EDIT: Lukas Tielke, Peoplegrapher VFX: Julian Peters, Loniacs TITLE DESIGN: Elias Freiberger SOUNDDESIGN: Moritz Staub DRONE:  Thomas Dunzendorfer, The Distillery Ferdinand Wold, Dji CREATIVE: Wolfgang Dittrich Matthias Dondorf Theodor Berr SPECIAL THANKS: Stubaier Gletscher ATHLETES: Bene Mayr Viktoria Rebensburg Lisa Zimmermann Mark Von Roy Igor Ishutko Henrik Windstedt Roy Kittler Kai Mahler Fabio Studer Nick Goepper Christof Schenk Dennis Ranalter Jesper Tjäder

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Nick Goepper Nine Knights 2015

Suzuki Nine Knights in Livigno Italy this year went off with a bang! Here is some of my skiing captured over the course of the week. Made possible by Volkl Skis. Music: Victoria Monet- Backyard Nightmares and Lullabies Act 1 EP Filmed by: Dan Wagner | Lukas Tielke | Manuel Rueda | Martin Hanisch | Fabian Hyden | Mark von Roy | Thomas Dunzendorfer | Drone Filming by : Andreas Hechler | Vincent Haldy |

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Base Jump

TOP 10 n°31 : Don't watch this video if you have vertigo!

Enjoy our TOP 10 n°31 : 1/ EPIC TV - Base Jumping From The World's Highest Climbing Wall  2/ JOI 2015: SATURDAY FINALS | Jon Olsson | Videoblog 2015 | No. 22 - Ski 3/ GEORDIE TARREN - Freesurf session of Kelly Slater - Surf 4/ RED BULL - Billy Morgan // World First Backside Quadruple Cork - Snowboard 5/ RED BULL - Skateboarding in Madagascar - Skate 6/ RED BULL - Stunt Riding and F1 Donuts in India - Stunt/Drift 7/ Woodward Tahoe - Cody LaPlante // On The Come Up - Ski 8/ Ride SÖK - Valentin Teillet // Scrub & Whip in moto - Moto Cross 9/ SALZIG Sporthocker - Madrid Hock Europe - Dance 10/ HORUE MOVIE - Take off and fly high - Foil/Sailing

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JOI 2015: SATURDAY FINALS | Jon Olsson | Videoblog 2015 | No. 22

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Try and Keep Up | Nick Goepper | Action Cam

Try and keep up with Team Action Cam's Nick Goepper has a park day in Aspen, Colorado.

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Nick Goepper went to Aspen, Colorado, to spend a beautiful pow day.

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NICK GOEPPER I BRECK N EFFECT - The freestyler practiced with an Action Cam

Nick Goepper is practicing for Breck, and he filmed it. 

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Freeski Slopestyle Preview, 2014 Mountain Championships Breckenridge

Defending champ Nick Goepper will work to fend off the likes of Tom Wallisch, Gus Kenworthy, Olympic gold medalist Joss Christensen and local boy Bobby Brown in Breckenridge, Colorado for the Dew Tour freeski slopestyle title and the first bragging rights of the season. Watch all the Dew Tour action from December 11th-14th on NBC, NBCSN, and NBC Sports Live Extra. Subscribe to the Dew Tour channel! Get social with us! Instagram: Facebook: Twitter:

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