Taku Hiraoka

Disciplines: SnowboardFrom: Nara, JPN JPNBorn: 10/29/95

About Taku

Taku Hiraoka is the X Games Aspen 2015 SuperPipe silver medalist, the 2014 Olympic bronze medalist for halfpipe and winner of the 2015 Burton U.S. Open title. With huge amplitude and a steezy style, Taku is always a favorite for the podium at any contest he enters. Taku gained notice when he won the first contest he entered, the West Japan Championship, at age 7. Taku has two X Games medals in six appearances; he also earned bronze at Tignes in 2013.

  • Six X Games appearances, two medals: XG Aspen 2015 silver; XG Tignes 2013 bronze.
  • 2014 Olympic halfpipe bronze medalist.
  • 2015 U.S. Open champion
  • Two
  • time junior world champion (2010 and 2011)

X Games Medal Count




X Games Competition History

X Games Oslo 2016 SBD SuperPipe10th
X Games Aspen 2016 SBD SuperPipe7th
X Games Aspen 2015 SBD SuperPipe2nd
X Games Aspen 2014 SBD SuperPipe11th
Winter X Games Tignes 2013 SBD SuperPipe3rd
Winter X Games Aspen 2013 SBD SuperPipe15th