Watch as Takeru Otsuka wins X Games Gold medal for Men’s Snowboard Big Air in Aspen, Colorado. The 17-year old blew the entire crowd and announcers away with a frontside triple cork 1800 tail grab on his second run just to top it all off with a cab triple 1620 indy grab on his final run to take home the gold medal.
17-year-old Takeru Otsuka lit up the scene in 2018, making the final in his first Burton U.S. Open slopestyle appearance (he finished 6th), then winning the World Rookie Tour slopestyle final and its “Ticket to X Games Norway” prize. In Norway he won both the Qualifier and the Final, becoming the youngest ever to win X Gamers Men’s Snowboard Big Air gold. Read more on XGames.com.