detail-1 Jesper Tjäder

                                                            portrait Jesper Tjäder

Jesper Tjäder

Birthday:
1994-05-22
Genere:
male
Nationality:
Sweden
_Height:
169
Favorite Ski Resort:
Åre
FIS:
Jesper Tjäder at FIS
Sito Web:
https://www.youtube.com/user/JesperTjader

Biography

Making waves in both big air and slopestyle, Jesper has followed talented fellow Swedish skiers like Jon Olsson and Jacob Wester. Jesper has earned 2 World Cup podiums in 2019/2020, one in slopestyle and one in Big Air, but he’s been on the scene for years. First drew serious attention for a wild double in April 2014 at Nine Knights, when he flipped over several features in a high consequence, creative jump. He has competed at X Games 9 times, with a best finish of 5th in Big Air at Aspen 2015, 4th in Slopestyle at Hafjell 2020 and 2nd in Knuckle Huck at Hafjell 2020. He is also a two-time Olympian for Sweden.

Career Highlights

World Cup

2020
Year City
Font Romeu 2nd Freeski Slopestyle

World Cup

2019
Year City
Beijing 3rd Freeski Big Air

World Cup

2017
Year City
Font Romeu 2nd Slopestyle
2014
Year City
Gstaad 2nd Slopestyle
Breckenridge 2nd Slopestyle