Slopestyle finals came down to a nail biter on many fronts today at the 36th annual Burton U.S. Open Snowboarding Championships. Defending champion Mark McMorris (CAN) earned the top score on the final run of the three-run finals, while the women’s field made the difficult decision to cancel the competition due to challenging winds. Results from the
Editors Note: Kimmy gave birth to son Koa John on March 2nd. Congrats to Kimmy and Chris on the birth of their son…during a major snowstorm. Burton is proud to announce its continuing support of Kimmy Fasani as a key member of the Burton Global Team with a renewed contract. Burton is additionally thrilled to support Kimmy in
They can be described as the black widow of anyone’s wardrobe; something so small yet capable of a great deal of accomplishment as well as style destruction, and still, most people neglect attention to them more than that of a red-headed step child. No, this doesn’t mean that windbreaker onesie suits are coming back in
As winter draws closer, your time to get in shape for winter is running out. Nike has recently released a couple of free programs with pro snowboarders Spencer O’Brien and Silje Norendal for Nike Training Club. The Nike Training Club app is free an available for iPhone or Android. You can view and print the
Spencer O’Brien won her first XGames gold in Slopestyle beating out perennial podium presence Jamie Anderson. O’Brien’s run featured a switch backside 720 and frontside 720, which gave her 2 point lead over Anderson. O’Brien said getting the gold was a fulfillment of lifetime goal, “It somehow came together today. It’s been ten years at X
EpicTV has produced a five part series on avalanche awareness. With the recent uptick in avalanches, this is worth a watch for anyone who’s thinking about going into the backcountry.
Gretchen Bleiler received the 2nd Climate Activist Award at the Transworld Riders’ Poll Awards in Denver, Colorado. Transworld Snowboarding and Protect Our Winters selected the winner based on “riders who inspired others, took meaningful action, and did something notable in the past year in the fight against climate change.” Bleiler, who sits on the board
You can watch Boobilicious, the lastest from Euro film crew Lipstick Production, online for the next 24 hours.
As you might have noticed, this month, things have been getting a bit hairy around these parts. To commemorate the thousands of bros around the world putting their finishing touches to the tresses above their upper lip- the following may give you some insight into the varying styles of mustaches and the personalities behind them according
Watch Torah Bright talk about her plans to qualify to represent Australia in the Olympics in Halfpipe, Slopestyle, and Snowboard Cross.
Helen Schettini is the first woman on Adidas’ Snowboard Team. Spend a few minutes getting to know this Canadian backcountry ripper.