In June of 2012 Gretchen Bleiler suffered a very traumatic injury to her head and eye socket during preparation for the 2014 Olympics in Sochi. What could have kept her from ever competing on her snowboard again proved to be a motivating factor leading Gretchen to full recovery. Gretchen Bleiler is an icon in snowboarding and empowers women from all walks of life to push themselves to the limits.
- Current Residence:
- Aspen, CO and Carlsbad, CA
- K2 snowboarding, Oakley, Aspen/Snowmass, Giro, Holga, AT&T, Mission, US Snowboarding, Make it Pro, Playmaker
- Years Riding:
- +12 and -9