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Freeride World Tour Eyes China

Changbaichan, China – On a groundbreaking exploratory trip to the world’s most populous country, Freeride World Tour (FWT) organizers and athletes set off on a five-day trip to investigate the potential for a future FWT competition in Changbaichan, located in the Changbai Mountains on the border of China and North Korea. The objective of the trip … Continue reading Freeride World Tour Eyes China

4th Annual Jackson Hole Rendezvous Kicks Off This Week

Teton Village, WY – With 536 inches of snow thus far, the 2016-17 winter season marks one of the deepest winters in the history of Wyoming’s Jackson Hole Mountain Resort (JHMR).  This weekend, JHMR will present the 4th Annual Jackson Hole Rendezvous, March 17th-19th. Rendezvous is a spring lifestyle and music festival that presents concerts on multiple … Continue reading 4th Annual Jackson Hole Rendezvous Kicks Off This Week

World Championships PGS and PSL Rescheduled

Sierra Nevada, Spain – Due to stormy weather in Sierra Nevada with wind speeds around 60 m.p.h., the 2017 Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships parallel giant slalom event originally scheduled for today has been re-scheduled to Thursday. Qualifiers will then kick off at 9 a.m. CET, followed by the finals at 1 p.m. CET. With the weather not expected to subside until … Continue reading World Championships PGS and PSL Rescheduled

Thorgren, Gasser Win X Games Norway Snowboard Slopestyle

Hafjell, Norway – The third day of X Games Norway competition entertained a crowd of nearly 4,000 with the Men’s and Women’s Snowboard Slopestyle finals on a beautiful bluebird day at Hafjell Ski Resort. European riders ruled the top podium spots, with Austrian Anna Gasser and Swede Sven Thorgren taking gold. After winning her first X … Continue reading Thorgren, Gasser Win X Games Norway Snowboard Slopestyle

Braaten, Killi Grab X Games Ski Slopestyle Golds at Home

Hafjell, Norway – Norwegian Øystein Braaten took the gold in front of the home crowd on Thursday at the X Games Norway ski slopestyle. Indiana native Nick Goepper earned a silver medal, while James Woods of Great Britain rounded out the podium men’s podium with bronze. In Thursday’s women’s comp, Johanne Killi also took home her fourth X … Continue reading Braaten, Killi Grab X Games Ski Slopestyle Golds at Home

Healey and Caye Win Rev Tour Snowboard Titles

Seven Springs, PA – The American slopestyle snowboarders swept both podiums at the final stop of the Toyota U.S. Revolution Tour in Seven Springs on Friday. Nora Healey (Plymouth, N.H.) and Lucas Caye (Minneapolis, Minn.) also claimed the overall Rev Tour slopestyle titles for the year. Healey was the winner at Seven Springs for the women; … Continue reading Healey and Caye Win Rev Tour Snowboard Titles

Claire Sweeps Rev Tour Slopestyle

Seven Springs, PA – Wilmington, Vt.’s Caroline Claire swept the Toyota U.S. Revolution Tour ski slopestyle events at Seven Springs last week, topping both podiums. The overall Toyota U.S. Revolution Tour champions were also crowned, with Claire winning for the women and Ryan Stevenson, of Washington, N.J., for the men. Cal Carson (Winter Park, Colo.) … Continue reading Claire Sweeps Rev Tour Slopestyle