Jamie Anderson’s Family: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

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By: Jonathan Adams
Photo: Courtesy of Alpaca Culture  

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Jamie Anderson has had no shortage of success as a snowboarder. Heading into the 2018 Olympics, Jamie has won four X-Games gold medals, six World Snowboard Tour championships and a gold medal at the 2014 Winter Olympics. Away from the competition, Jamie stays grounded with her seven siblings, her boyfriend Tyler Nicholson and her parents.

Learn more about Jamie’s family, her parents and the bond shared by the Anderson siblings.

Jamie’s Mom Purchased a Vermont Farm to Raise Alpacas

With her kids out of the house, Lauren made a move across the country to Vermont where she bought a farmhouse along with three alpacas. According to the Vermont Standard, she worked on a nearby farm to pay off the cost of the alpacas.

Not only is it awesome to have pet alpacas, Lauren has a business plan for her alpacas and small farm, Weaving Dreams Farm & Boutique. She worked with New England Fiber Pool who uses alpaca fiber to make clothing items including sweaters, gloves and hats. Jamie spoke with the Vermont Standard about her mother’s surprising move.

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