X Games rookie Landon McGauley, 20, is the youngest competitor in the Mono Skier X field. A T4/T5 paraplegic McGauley was injured on his mountain bike on July 4, 2010. Four months later, he was making turns in a sit-ski. A member of the BC Para Alpine Ski Team, he has been competing in adaptive events since 2011. This Canadian park rat is looking forward to the big jumps on the X course and racing against long-time mentor and friend Josh Dueck.
- XG Aspen 2016 rookie
- T5 Paraplegic, waist down
- Has been competitively sit
- skiing since 2011. Raced with the IPCAS circuit since 2013. Best finish: 4th, Mar. 2015.
- Considers himself a park rat
- loves hitting big jumps and features in the park
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