You’d think that after all these years Jake Burton would have already had his own signature board, but you’d be wrong! That streak is about to end as Jake has designed a super limited edition board called the Stone Hut.
Burton is making some major changes to their brand lineup.
It’s snowing at Snowbird! Reports are about 3 inches at 11,ooo feet. Not too shabby.
Mammoth Mountain has announced they’ll be opening for the season on November 8th. That’s 70 days to get your gear together and get riding!
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
Burton announced today that after 30 years in Vermont, they are relocating the US Open to Vail, Colorado for 2013. The US Open has been at Stratton Mountain for the past 27 years. Planning is under way, as they look to get US Forest Service approvals to move the halfpipe to Golden Peak. The US
Swatch Freeride World Tour, Freeskiing World Tour and the North Face Masters have announced that they are joining forces to create a single freeride world tour in 2013.
The Brits are moving to Tignes, France in 2013. The official dates are March 23rd – 30th. Along with the move, the big air competition is being dropped in favor of a rail event. Slopestyle, halfpipe and snowboarder cross competitions will continue on in France. Here’s the full announcement After 8 happy years we feel