About Travis Rice:
Travis Rice is an American professional snowboarder. He is #13 on Snowboarder magazine’s list of the 20 most influential snowboarders of the last 20 years, When you think of EA Sports SSX you think of vast open spaces where you can unleash some of the craziest tricks going. This is what Travis Rice does on a daily basis. The 30-year-old has featured in more than twenty snowboarding films, mainly because of his insanely huge tricks. Rice’s biggest claim to fame was when he arrived at Snowboarder magazine’s Superpark contest at Mammoth Mountain and launched a 'mammoth' of a backside rodeo across a 117-foot gap jump. He entered the comp as a nobody and left as a star. He has been considered "the Paul Revere" of the big mountain freestyle movement.