A Master of the Half Pipe Plants His Feet at the Altar

When Danny Davis, a professional snowboarder, married Hayley Simpson, his childhood sweetie, on Nov. 29, it may have come as a frustrating surprise to those who have trawled the internet for many years trying to learn the dating status of the 5-foot-9-inch master of the half pipe.
” Danny is an outright sweetheart who is understood throughout his sport as somebody who is constantly super-approachable and definitely hysterical when it pertains to his funny bone,” Ms. Simpson said. “Hes also very good-looking, so Im sure there are great deals of ladies who are envious of me and Im okay with that.”
But to anybody who really understands Mr. Davis, 33, his marriage to Ms. Simpson, likewise 33, ought to not have come as a shock.
” She has always been my rock and constantly will be,” he stated. “She has constantly been a pretty independent female who brings so much pleasure and company to my life– anywhere we are together seems like home.”

Mr. Davis, who was voted 2006 novice of the year in the Transworld Snowboarding Riders Poll Awards, was also asked if he thought his finest snowboarding days were behind him, or if he had plans to end up being snowboardings version of Tom Brady.
” Tom Brady?” stated Mr. Davis, chuckling along with Ms. Simpson at the question.
” I do not learn about that, however I will do this snowboard thing as long as my sponsors will allow me to do it,” he said. “I would dislike for my profession to end however if it does, I can live easily for the rest of my life understanding that had I not gotten involved with snowboarding, I would have never ever fulfilled Haley, who indicates the world to me.”

” Her middle name is Margaret and her surname is Simpson, put it together with a little imagination and shes Marge Simpson,” he stated.
In those early years, Mr. Davis stated, “Marge was loud and laughed a lot. She had the cutest little haircut, and yet I told her I wouldnt see her again unless she had her braces eliminated– thats the kind of punk I was at that time.”
Even if he acted like a punk, Ms. Simpson stated that “Danny has always had an energy about him that makes individuals wish to be around him, and that includes me.”

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Celebration Planner Mr. Davis said the idea for the couples larger event was influenced by Ms. Simpsons siblings wedding. “A couple of years ago, Hayleys sibling, Shelby, got wed and everyone was having so much fun and looking so gorgeous.
Keeping in mind Jerry The couple left their three-day wedding celebration in Mexico a day early, after receiving word that their 12-year-old Irish wolfhound, Jerry, who was struggling with cancer, was required to an emergency clinic. He passed away 3 days later. “He was an amazing canine with a big character,” Ms. Simpson said of Jerry, who was saved by Mr. Davis from the Reno Humane Society when he was two years old.
Games Off Mr. Davis, mentioning a busy schedule, stated he will not be trying for a spot in the upcoming 2022 Olympic Games in Beijing. “My focus is elsewhere in snowboarding right now, the halfpipe occasion at the Olympics is quite a grind.”

Of Mr. Davis, who started contending professionally in 2006 and stated his profession in snowboarding began at age 9 when his moms and dads bought him a quarter pipeline and 2 snowboards, Ms. Simpson included, “Professionally, he is among the hardest operating and innovative guys I understand.”

” I was so nervous that when I got down on one knee, I might not think of anything to state, and I just froze,” he stated. “I have actually been spoken with a million times, but in a circumstance like that, I just might not discover a way to string 2 words together.”

After graduation they invested several years apart, though constantly kept in touch. Mr. Davis, at 18, began to make a name for himself on the snowboarding circuit and purchased a house in Truckee, Calif., which became his base of operations. Ms. Simpson, who was then believing about a possible career in the fashion market, in 2007 registered at LIM College in New York City, from which she earned a bachelors degree in fashion retailing.
Party Planner Mr. Davis said the concept for the couples larger celebration was inspired by Ms. Simpsons siblings wedding event. “He was an amazing canine with a huge personality,” Ms. Simpson said of Jerry, who was saved by Mr. Davis from the Reno Humane Society when he was two years old.

The couples Nov. 29 marriage took place at the clerks office of the County of Nevada in Nevada City, Calif. Carrie McReynolds, the deputy commissioner of marital relationships, solemnized their license.
Earlier that month, they hosted a wedding event on Nov. 19 at the TeiTiare Estate, a rental property in Sayulita, Mexico, throughout which the couple exchanged individual swears prior to 122 primarily immunized visitors.
For the celebration, the bride used a Vera Wang wedding gown and veil, shoes by Prada and a diamond locket and sapphire earrings supplied by her mother. The groom wore a custom match and white shirt by Tailors Keep, and shoes by Stubbs and Wootton.
Under a moon, Mr. Davis and Ms. Simpson partied with good friends and household till midnight.
” My feet are eliminating me from dancing all night,” the groom said the day after the celebration.
When asked if getting wed would quicken a decision to retire, Mr. Davis stated he still possessed the abilities that won him a U.S. Grand Prix (in 2010) and gold medals at the X Games (in 2014 and 2015). Now a bit old for a video game that involves death-defying tricks in midair, he said that some of his crowd-pleasing favorites are “the 1080, the 1260, the 900, and the McTwist, to name a few.”

Mr. Davis said that Ms. Simpson played a crucial role in his healing.
” That time when I broke my back, she was the biggest nurse I might have ever had,” Mr. Davis stated.
Four years later, Mr. Davis made the U.S. Snowboard Team for the 2014 Olympic Games in Sochi, where he finished 10th in the halfpipe competition.
Once Again, Ms. Simpson was right by his side.
” Every time I reached the bottom of that half pipe, Marge was always there,” Mr. Davis said.
Ms. Simpson moved into Mr. Daviss home in Truckee in 2017. 3 years later, in September 2020, the couple became engaged at a home in Burlington, Vt., owned by Ms. Simpson, whose work as a Truckee-based freelance producer for print and digital marketing often needs her to travel to Los Angeles and New York.
As somebody who seldom misses out on any of Mr. Daviss performances, Ms. Simpson stated that his proposition was amongst his worst. He did not disagree.

In their early teenagers, Ms. Simpson and Mr. Davis never ever crossed a platonic line. The 2 ended up being close enough to choose together that they desired to go to Stratton Mountain School, an independent boarding and day school in Stratton, Vt., that focuses on college preparatory academics and competitive winter season sports.
After graduation they invested numerous years apart, though always kept in touch. Mr. Davis, at 18, started to make a name for himself on the snowboarding circuit and bought a house in Truckee, Calif., which became his main office. Ms. Simpson, who was then considering a possible profession in the fashion business, in 2007 registered at LIM College in New York City, from which she made a bachelors degree in style merchandising.
The set reconnected in 2009 at a 21st birthday celebration for a mutual pal in Portland, Ore., and started dating soon after.
Mr. Davis had by then lost his punk attitude, and Ms. Simpson, her braces.
” We always knew we enjoyed each other,” Ms. Simpson said, “now the timing was right.”
The year prior to, Mr. Davis won his very first Dew Tour championship. He would go on to win two more titles at the extreme sports competitors by 2010, the year he suffered a severe back injury in an ATV accident that ended his aspirations to attend the Olympic Games in Vancouver.

The couple satisfied when both were 14, at a snowboarding occasion in Mountain Creek, N.J. “Ive constantly been brought in to Danny,” said Ms. Simpson, who grew up in Manasquan, N.J., and is typically called “Marge” by Mr. Davis, who grew up in Highland, Mich.