Jess Kimura | The Bomb Hole Episode 65

Jess Kimura is one of the most influential snowboarders on the planet. From landing a spot on ESPN's Top 50 Most Influential People in Action Sports list, to winning countless Transworld Women's Rider of the Year, Women's Video Part of the Year, and Reader's Choice awards, to creating an entire video series elevating women in snowboarding, Jess is as real as they come. As she reached her dreams of becoming one of snowboardings top pros, her world crumbled down as she lost the love of her life. In this episode, we talk “Learning To Drown”, Dumpster Spice, imposter syndrome, investing in women’s snowboarding, “The Uninvited”, tokenism, genderism, cultivating memes, visitation dreams, depression, the afterlife, past lives, Jaws, mental health, and so much more. In her newest movie project “Learning To Drown”—which is sure to transcend snowboarding on many levels—she tells the story of her loss, the journey through the hardest time of her life, and how she made it out the other side choosing life. We sat down with Jess and discussed not only snowboarding, but life's hard times in general and how to deal with them on this very important episode of The Bomb Hole.

0:00:00 | Intro | Dumpster Spice | Early Days | Thanks, Think Thank | Pub Beer Break Out Moment |

0:20:31 | Women’s Snowboarding | Tokenism | Let’s Invest In Women Snowboarding | Giving Back |

0:39:52 | The Big Picture | The People’s Champ | How Women Are Wired | Genderism | Inclusivity |

0:51:20 | Name That Video Part | Good Sponsors | Chicken Head | The Struggle | Being Driven | Pay Scale |

1:17:08 | Liquid Death Spinning Wheel Of Death | Meme’s | Its A Hard Knock Life | Learning To Drown | Losing The Love Of My Life | Being Left Behind | Dealing With Depression |

1:53:04 | Learning To Live Better | After Life | Past Life | Hot Takes | Falling Back In Love With Snowboarding |

2:19:55 | What Does Jess Ride | Surfing | Ben Bilocq | Late Bloomer In Snowboarding |

2:33:31 | Mental Health Crisis | Getting Help | Lets Talk About It | Sense Of Purpose | Self Worth | The Uninvited 3 |

 “The Uninvited” Full Movie

“The Uninvited 2” Full Movie

Marie France Roy Any Means

Jess Kimura “Right Brain, Left Brain”

Preventing Tokenism

X-Games Real Snow Women Jess Kimura

Jess Kimura Barely Full Part

Barry’s Banter Bus


Learning To Drown Trailer

Visitation Dreams

Signs A Deceased Ones Is Contacting You In Dreams


Ben Bilocq Deja Vu Full Part

Mental Health Help

Mental Health Misdiagnosis

Holistic Approach To Treating Depression

Love Yourself Like Your Life Depends On It