The Snowboard Phenom from North Carolina | Next Up: Luke Winkelmann

Red Bull produced a documentary about Blowing Rock native, Luke Winkelmann. He grew up on the slopes at App Ski Mtn and just competed in the X Games in Aspen.

Red Bull states that “Blowing Rock, North Carolina’s Luke Winkelmann is a budding superstar in the snowboarding world. After a breakout 2019 season, taking home “Rookie of the Year” honors at the Burton US Open and winning the MVP award at the first annual Red Bull Recharged, the nineteen-year old athlete is primed for an even bigger year in 2020. Get to know Winkelmann’s roots, and see why the snowboarding world is watching to see what he does next at events like the 2020 LAAX Open and X Games Aspen.”