The Amateurs: Simon Dumont

We handed disposable cameras to 11 Outside icons for a behind the scenes look into their lives. What did we find out? You'll be surprised.

Aug 28, 2009
Outside Magazine
Simon Dumont

Favorite vice: photographer Nate Abbott—he has enough vices for everyone   

Simon Dumont & his friends

My inspiration: my friends

Simon Dumont, 23
Professional skier, avid golfer, and X Games gold medalist. In 2008, Dumont set a world record for quarterpipe height, sailing 35 feet above a 38-foot wall.

PHOTOS: Taken at home, in Mammoth Lakes, California, and in Boulder, Colorado.

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