ESPN has announced they’ll be dropping the Snowboarder X and Skier X events from Winter X Games. Snowboarder X has been in every Winter X Games since the event started in 1997. “These decisions are never easy, obviously,” said Tim Reed, senior director of content strategy for ESPN X Games. “We understand the ramifications these
August 6-8, Newquay, Cornwall
For some, summer is spent ticking off the months until winter. For others, it’s those months with a longer, wider board for riding waves. Either way, for us in the UK, Relentless Boardmasters provides that love for everyone – whether you prefer riding solids or liquids… or just watching the action unfold.
The seventh Roxy Chicken Jam will be hitting Saalbach Hinterglemm in Austria from January 8 to 10. The world’s best female freestylers – Cheryl Maas (NED), Kjersti Buaas Oestgaard (NOR),and Lisa Filzmoser (AUT) – will be hitting the park to compete for the US$50,000 prize purse and all important TTR points.
Outdoor DIVAs is holding holding their 4th Annual DIVAS in DRAG show to benfit Boarding for Breast Cancer on October 28th.
Here is the info
DIVAS IN DRAG
a boarding for breast cancer fashion show
TIME: 7:00 p.m.
DATE: OCTOBER 28th
Dear and Yonder is a new surf movie for the summer by Tiffany Campbell and Andria Lessler. It features well known female surfers and new names and hits the shores of Indonesia, Mexico and lots of other stunning places.
There’s an extensive tour taking place to support the movie with lots of free goodies, meet and greets and parties in conjuntion with film sponsor Roxy.
Roxy are holding another series of surf days for girls around the UK and Northern ireland this summer.
The night kicked off from 4.30 with taster sessions on the beginner slope with lots of people trying out skiing or snowboarding for the first time. These proved very popular with about 30 people signing up over two hours of half hour sessions. With the instructors sharing their passion for the sport I think we managed to convert some people into winter lovers ready to embrace the coming winter with the excitement that we at the Aberdeen Snowsports Centre do.
Britain’s best-selling Sunday newspaper is on the lookout for video clips of your snowboarding triumphs and tragedies as part of a new competition.
Extreme sports have long been ignored in the mainstream media but the News Of The World website has bucked the trend – by embracing snowboarding in the countdown to London Freeze.
The site is piloting extreme sports content to see if there are readers beyond the worlds of footie, rugby and motor sport.