"She is always pushing us to be the best we can be," Christian said.
Ethan added, "She is the best mom."
But role models such as their mom, or Sunday, Reiter, Keene or Gaudet, can help only so much. Snowboarding is an expensive sport, so the twins do whatever they can to raise money.
Ethan, an avid video gamer, accepts small online donations in return for helping rookie gamers advance through the game Destiny.
Princeton Sports, Cohen Clothiers and Apple Honda also provide discounts, but the twins still have a lot of expenses to cover. Lucado said the sport can cost about $30,000 a year per athlete, and without funding young riders will lose hope that they can achieve their goals.