On the record: US snowboarder Gretchen Bleiler
Get to know US snowboarder Gretchen Bleiler .
At Winter Olympics, an X Games breaks out
games, and shaping them for future generations to come. ''I think the Olympics needed this energy,'' said Gretchen Bleiler , a snowboarder cut her competitive chops in the X Games before winning silver in the 2006 Olympics. ''The Olympics
Snowboarders react to Shaun White's Olympic slopestyle withdrawal
scared." He later deleted the post, and put out this Tweet. Teammate Sebastien Toutant, however, did not have qualms about expressing his thoughts: Torino silver medialist Gretchen Bleiler came to her former teammate's defense.