|Posted by jibcrib on April 3, 2009 at 9:09 PM||comments (0)|
Prize breakdown for Eastern Boarder's Last Call 2009 at Loon Mountain
Mens overall impression for all three sections:
1st place.....Shaun Murphy......$1200...2010 K2 WWW...Skullcandy Hesh headphones.... Ogio backpack with prizes
2nd .....Yale Cousino.........$700...K2 WWW Rocker...Skullcandy Hesh headphones.... Ogio backpack with prizes
3rd....Ted Lavoie............$300....K2 AUTO EVER bind...
|Posted by jibcrib on April 3, 2009 at 4:43 PM||comments (0)|
PARK CITY, UT (March 31) - U.S. athletes from across the nation were in top form last weekend as they fought for the honor of being best in the U.S. during the Sprint U.S. Freestyle Championships in Squaw Valley, CA. Versus, one of America's leading action sports networks, will bring the action to ski fans in April.
Packed with moguls and skier halfpipe action, the 2009 Sprint U.S. Freestyle Championships from Squaw Valley will air April 4 beginning at 4 p.m. ET with the Nature Valle...
|Posted by jibcrib on April 3, 2009 at 4:38 PM||comments (0)|
SQUAW VALLEY, CA (March 28) - David Wise (Reno, NV) put it all on the line for the hometown crowd Saturday to win his fourth consecutive U.S. title in skier halfpipe at the 2009 Sprint Freestyle World Cup at Squaw Valley. Jess Cumming (Wilton, CT) took the women's win for her first U.S. title.
"I'm really excited. It definitely wasn't easy," Wise said. "It feels good to be the top skier in America for the fourth time."
According to Wise, who threw a left side 90...
|Posted by JibCrib on March 24, 2009 at 2:09 PM||comments (0)|
SQUAW VALLEY, CA (March 23) - U.S. freestyle moguls and halfpipe skiers will be in the hunt for a national title as the final leg of the Sprint U.S. Freestyle Championships lands at Squaw Valley March 27-29.
"We haven't had a major event at Squaw Valley in quite a while. It's going to be awesome to go there. It's a great mountain to ski," U.S. Moguls Head Coach Scott Rawles said. "Nationals is always fun for everyone because we get to see who else is on the radar o...
|Posted by JibCrib on March 24, 2009 at 1:53 PM||comments (0)|
From Lib Tech Snowboards
The world-level international contest Quiksilver Snowjam 2009 ended in the Spindleruv Mlyn Ski Park today. This event, rated with three stars by TTR Series, was the finale of the freestyle section of O2 Snowboard Tour 2008/2009 and distributed the total prize money of US$10,000 among the best riders.
24 contestants from the Czech Republic, Sweden, Finland, Poland, Hungary, the Netherlands, Slovakia and the United States did their be...
|Posted by JibCrib on March 24, 2009 at 1:27 PM||comments (0)|
From GNU Snowboards:
STRATTON, VT (March 21, 2009) – Epic weather and an impeccable halfpipe greeted 15,000 fans and many of the world's top snowboarders at the US Open Snowboarding Championships held at Stratton Mountain Resort. No strangers to the top spot on the US Open halfpipe podium, Danny Kass took home his record-setting fifth US Open halfpipe title and Torah Bright earned her third US Open halfpipe title. Bright earned a bonus $3,000 and the Amp Energy Best T...Read Full Post »
|Posted by jibcrib on March 20, 2009 at 12:33 PM||comments (0)|
Time is ticking down as there's less than a week until the World Quarters begins at Timber Ridge in Londonderry, VT on Monday, March 23rd. Dump trucks are making their final snow drop offs from surrounding parking lots for the quarter, wood is being gathered for the burning, and real North East shred-necks are making sure they rest up during the weekend for the Monday that lies ahead.
Since the late 90s, before the complete redesign and deconstruction of snowboard contest...
|Posted by JibCrib on March 12, 2009 at 11:15 PM||comments (0)|
WEST DOVER, Vermont - Carinthia at Mount Snow will see some of the region's top freestyle skiers flying high in its terrain parks and superpipe March 20 - 22, when it hosts the Mount Snow Freeski Open.
Due to a lack of a major sponsor, the official, multi-stop Freeski Opens tour was cancelled this season. Officials at Mount Snow witnessed a continued interest in their stop of the competition, however, and agreed to host an independent contest. "We already have 75 freeskiers si...
|Posted by JibCrib on March 12, 2009 at 9:56 AM||comments (0)|
Waterville Valley, NH, March 9, 2009 - Waterville Valley is known in the east coast snowboarding world as one of the leaders in terrain park progression. This dates back to the early 1990's when the Boneyard was the premiere terrain park around. The double barrel rail, bus top, ...Read Full Post »
|Posted by JibCrib on March 11, 2009 at 8:32 PM||comments (0)|
Top Pros including Jossi Wells and TJ Schiller Coach and Compete with Amateurs
Bethel, Maine (March 10, 2009) -- Simon Dumont will host the inaugural Pro/Am Jam Competition "The Dumont Cup" at his home mountain Sunday River in Maine on April 11, 2009. Professional skiers including TJ Schiller, Peter Olenick, Jossi Wells and Tom Wallisch along with Simon Dumont will mentor, compete alongside, as well as judge the amateurs as they compete on the original course designed by...