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
- time junior world champion (2010 and 2011)
X Games Competition History
|X Games Oslo 2016|| SBD SuperPipe||10th|
|X Games Aspen 2016|| SBD SuperPipe||7th|
|X Games Aspen 2015|| SBD SuperPipe||2nd|
|X Games Aspen 2014|| SBD SuperPipe||11th|
|Winter X Games Tignes 2013|| SBD SuperPipe||3rd|
|Winter X Games Aspen 2013|| SBD SuperPipe||15th|