Fisher’s Comeback is Summit Daily News’s “Story of the Year”
A year ago at this time, Steve Fisher’s name was practically forgotten in the world of pro snowboarding.
The Breckenridge local won the 2004 X Games superpipe contest then failed to qualify for the final round both of the next two years.
Fisher reclaimed fame in January by winning the X Games gold medal, which is why his comeback has been deemed our top local sports story of the year.
What made Fisher’s second X Games gold especially sweet is that it came against Shaun White, who was missing from the field in ’04.