18-year-old Downhiller, Jess Blewitt, is one of the most exciting new riders to watch. Whether it’s steep, technical trails, or massive dirt jumps, Jess ain’t afraid to send it. A former ski racer, she picked up a DH bike in 2018 and by 2021 was the New Zealand Elite National Champion! Her raw, natural talent along with her unwavering dedication, makes Jess a rider you’ll be hearing of for years. Make sure to keep an eye out for her at Red Bull Formation and the UCI Downhill World Cup.

Shot/edited: The Perfect Line

Photo: Dominic Blissett