David Poole

Disciplines: SkiFrom: Bozeman, MT USA USABorn: 12/30/84

About David

David Poole is making, not only his X Games debut, but his sit-ski racing debut. He has almost 10 years experience on a sit-ski but Mono Skier X will be his first competition. A skiing accident in Jan. 2006 left Poole paralyzed from the chest-down, but he was back on the slopes in a sit-ski just ten months later and is more to be able to claim that he didn't miss a single season. With a lifelong passion for skiing, this Montana native is hoping his confidence on challenging terrain and big jumps will result successful a X Games debut.

  • Poole is an X Games Rookie; XG Aspen 2016 will be his first ever race on a sit
  • ski.
  • Suffered a T7 complete spinal cord injury in Jan. 2006 during a ski accident at Copper Mountain and is paralyzed from the chest down.
  • Started sit
  • skiing in Nov. 2006

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