Shelburne Woman Takes Ice Cross By Storm

Mar 9, 2016

When it comes to winter sports and Vermonters, it seems that the longer you stick around here, the more you want to push the limits. It isn't long before you find some daring, crazy sport you want to try.

For Lex Jackson of Shelburne, it's something called ice cross downhill. She competes in the sport on the Red Bull Crashed Ice Tour. In just two years in the sport, she has risen to No. 1 in the U.S. and third  in the world.

We spoke with her about how she got interested in the sport and her rapid ascent.