2011, Torin Yater-Wallace
Photograph By Brett Wilhelm/ESPN
Aspen native Torin Yater-Wallace had a breakout performance at X Games Aspen in 2011. At age 15, he became the youngest winter athlete to medal at an X Games event. He earned a silver in Aspen in 2011, and then, the following year, cemented his place in history with a gold medal in Tignes in 2012.