Better Never Quits

Joss Christensen gets wrecked, keeps on sending

Joss Christensen has Olympic gold in his trophy case—and a titanium plate in his hand. Injuries are part of the sport and Joss has suffered his share. But even a recent fall didn’t keep him from competing in the Fenway Big Air event last month. The Utah native was among nearly 50 athletes from around the world who descended on the massive 70-foot-tall scaffolding kicker to slide in at home plate.

See more photos from the ski event that will go down as one of the friggin' coolest (and strangest) in recent history.