Jacob McCarthy lives in Edina, MN. He started skiing at the age of 2 and switched to snowboarding at the age of 8. He started competing in all disciplines of USASA when he was 9 and changed his focus to just racing at age 15. Jacob is a 5 time USASA National Champion and a 2 time Jr Worlds racer. He is competing on the NorAm Circuit and hopes to represent the United States again this year at the 2019 Junior World Championships. Jacob is appreciative, excited and honored to be on the USSRT Team. When not on the snow Jacob is finishing his Senior year of High School, plays Varsity Lacrosse and enjoys wake surfing.