The Ladd Boys

We love supporting local talent at Christy Sports. Recently we got to catch up with The Ladd Boys, Noah (16), Dylan (14), and Connor (12), after they won a rail jam in Denver, CO for a little Q & A.

Q: How long have you been skiing & competing?

Noah: I’ve been skiing since I was 1 1/2

Dylan & Connor: We’ve been skiing since we were 3, and have been competing for 4 years.

Q: What’s your favorite mountain?

The Ladd Boys (TLB): For skiing park, Breckenridge, but for big mountain, Taos.

Q: What’s your favorite part about skiing?

Noah: Powder.

Dylan: Being alone, freeness, flying through the air.

Connor: Same [as as Noah and Dylan].

Q: Do you push each other to progress?

TLB: YES

Dylan: Especially on trampolines. Sometimes we’re critical of each other.

Noah: We prefer to ski together.

Q: Are you from Colorado?

Noah: We’re from Lakewood, CO, but Winter Park is our home mountain.

Q: Did your parents get you into skiing or did you find it on your own?

TLB: Mostly our parents, but we wanted to start riding park.

Q: What’s your favorite trick?

Noah: Cork 720

Dylan: Dub Flat 720

Connor: Misty 1080

Q: What do you want to be when you grow up?

Connor: Happy

Noah: Happy and maybe an engineer.

Dylan: Happy and maybe a pro skier.

Q: What’s the best part about skiing with your brothers?

Noah: Being able to hang out, relax, and equally enjoy the same sport.

Q: Who’s your favorite skier?

Noah: Tom Wallisch or Banks Gilberti

Dylan: Banks Gilberti and David Wise

Connor: David Wise and Banks Gilberti

Q: What skis are you guys rocking this year?

Noah: Salomon Rocker 2

Dylan: K2 Domain

Connor: Volkl Step

 

Check out The Ladd Boys’ season edits…

Connor, 12

Dylan, 14

Noah, 16