Tag Archives: Snowboarding

Boarderstyle Event by Monster Energy Returns to Fernie

Fernie (BC), Canada – On March 17th & 18th, the popular Monster Boarderstyle event will be returning to Fernie Alpine Resort for season number two. It’s a high energy race and party event hosted by Monster Energy and the B.C. ski resort. Monster Energy first introduced at the Shred Show in 2011, pitting four snowboarders at … Continue reading Boarderstyle Event by Monster Energy Returns to Fernie

Mountain High to Host Inaugural March Radness Snowboarding Comp

Wrightwood, CA – Mountain High in Southern California will host its inaugural March Radness snowboarding competition from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. this Saturday at its West Resort. March Radness consists of 32 riders, randomly paired together to compete in a head-to-head game of YETI. The rider with priority calls both the feature and the trick that … Continue reading Mountain High to Host Inaugural March Radness Snowboarding Comp

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

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

France and USA Take First-ever Team SBX Gold at World Champs

Sierra Nevada, Spain – History was written today in Spain as French riders Nelly Moenne Loccoz and Chloe Trespeuch, and U.S. Snowboarding members Hagen Kearney and Nick Baumgartner were crowned Team SBX World Champions at the Sierra Nevada 2017 FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships. This was the first time that the event has been … Continue reading France and USA Take First-ever Team SBX Gold at World Champs

Jacobellis Wins Fifth World Championships Gold

Sierra Nevada, Spain – Lindsey Jacobellis, of Stratton Mountain, Vt., prevailed at the FIS Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World Championships snowboardcross event on Sunday to claim an amazing fifth World Championship title. Jacobellis is the most dominant snowboardcross rider in history, having won at every World Championships that she’s entered. Still, she is showing no signs of … Continue reading Jacobellis Wins Fifth World Championships Gold