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With Quad Cork 1800, Snowboarding Twists To New Heights - NPR (blog)
Thu, 16 Apr 2015 16:30:11 GMT

NPR (blog)

With Quad Cork 1800, Snowboarding Twists To New Heights
NPR (blog)
If you're new to this area of winter sports, we'll reassure you: The Quad Cork 1800 is not a drink. Instead, it's a big deal in the sport of snowboarding, where Billy Morgan is being hailed as a hero for pulling off a trick that some had thought ...
Snowboarder Billy Morgan lands an 'impossible' jump, a Quad Cork 1800Washington Post
Watch Snowboarder Billy Morgan Land the World's First '1800 Quadruple Cork'TIME
Freestyle snowboarder Billy Morgan lands world-first 1800-degree quadruple corkABC Online
Red Bull
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This Glorious Snowboarding Pug Is The Best Thing You'll See All Day - Huffington Post
Fri, 17 Apr 2015 22:13:26 GMT

Huffington Post

This Glorious Snowboarding Pug Is The Best Thing You'll See All Day
Huffington Post
A veteran surfer pug traded ocean waves for snowy slopes. The result? An adorably badass snowboarding video. In the video, Brandy trots onto the snowboard and glides down a gentle Southern California slope with a little help from her owner, Jonny ...

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Watch: Xavier de Le Rue's Test of Autonomous Drone Footage - Transworld Snowboarding
Tue, 14 Apr 2015 14:51:56 GMT

Transworld Snowboarding

Watch: Xavier de Le Rue's Test of Autonomous Drone Footage
Transworld Snowboarding
How would you like to film yourself shredding the steep in deep with an automatic drone, controlled by an app on your phone? Sounds a bit futuristic, but thanks to the work of Xavier de Le Rue and the rest of the crew at Hexo+, autonomously drone ...

Ugandan native's Olympic snowboarding dream sparked on Central Mass. slopes - Worcester Telegram
Fri, 17 Apr 2015 08:40:57 GMT

Ugandan native's Olympic snowboarding dream sparked on Central Mass. slopes
Worcester Telegram
Meanwhile, snowboarding at the Nashoba Valley Ski Area and Wachusett Mountain Ski Area was a way of taking his mind off difficulties adjusting to living in Lincoln with his mother, who had left Uganda 10 years earlier to work here as a nurse. "It was a ...

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Billy Morgan Lands the Quad Cork, But Who is He? - Transworld Snowboarding
Fri, 17 Apr 2015 20:20:04 GMT

Transworld Snowboarding

Billy Morgan Lands the Quad Cork, But Who is He?
Transworld Snowboarding
That got me an aerial awareness and I can hold myself and know where I am in the air. Then I went skiing with school when I was young, and one of my best mates convinced me to try snowboarding and that was it. I just loved it and was at the Alpine ...

Seven Springs Hosting Superpark Snowboarding Event - CBS Local
Wed, 08 Apr 2015 21:56:01 GMT

CBS Local

Seven Springs Hosting Superpark Snowboarding Event
CBS Local
SEVEN SPRINGS (KDKA) They fly through the air with the greatest of ease. Snowboarding athletes don't need a trapeze. For the first time ever, Snowboarder Magazine is hosting its annual Superpark event in the east at Seven Springs resort. It ...
Seven Springs Resort hosts top snowboarding talent for Superpark 19WPXI Pittsburgh
Top snowboarders, Superpark terrain event visit Seven SpringsTribune-Review
Seven Springs hosts top boardersDaily American Online

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SEE IT: Pug fearlessly snowboards down California hillside - New York Daily News
Thu, 16 Apr 2015 13:58:43 GMT

New York Daily News

SEE IT: Pug fearlessly snowboards down California hillside
New York Daily News
And now she's done it again after transferring her talents to the state's much colder southern slopes. Astonishing video shows Brandy boarding in DeLuz and then in Big Bear. She's seen trudging through the snow alongside her owner Jonny Dorman.

Coach's Corner: The longest week in snowboarding - Aspen Times
Wed, 15 Apr 2015 17:38:08 GMT

Aspen Times

Coach's Corner: The longest week in snowboarding
Aspen Times
For most of our Aspen Valley Ski and Snowboard Club snowboard athletes, invites to Nationals is the main competitive goal. There are five disciplines broken up into multiple age groups for competitors. Slalom, giant slalom, boardercross, slopestyle and ...

13 Year Old Jack Coyne Slays Red Bull Double Pipe - Transworld Snowboarding
Sat, 21 Mar 2015 16:22:29 GMT

13 Year Old Jack Coyne Slays Red Bull Double Pipe
Transworld Snowboarding
Check out his impressive edit above, and read his interview below. How long have you been snowboarding and where did you get started? I have been snowboarding for about 7 years now, since I was six. I started in Vail, Colorado and my dad got me into it.

Total Solar Eclipse Snowboarding in Svalbard - Transworld Snowboarding
Sun, 29 Mar 2015 17:59:52 GMT

Transworld Snowboarding

Total Solar Eclipse Snowboarding in Svalbard
Transworld Snowboarding
To experience this extraordinary event, you must be in a location where the moon's shadow is cast. I'm on a lonely mountain top, I have my splitboard, and I'm going to try to snowboard during a total solar eclipse It'll be a once in lifetime ...

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Snowboarding for the sake of it - Wausau Daily Herald
Sun, 12 Apr 2015 17:07:32 GMT

Wausau Daily Herald

Snowboarding for the sake of it
Wausau Daily Herald
WAUSAU To move forward we humans square our shoulders and alternate right leg, left leg. Right leg, left leg. We do this when we walk, run and bike. We do it when we ski. But strap yourself to a snowboard and that orientation changes. To zip down the ...

Edina snowboarder is the national champion - The Sun Current
Thu, 16 Apr 2015 11:19:25 GMT

The Sun Current

Edina snowboarder is the national champion
The Sun Current
Edina's Jacob McCarthy shows grace on the slopes during national snowboarding competition at Copper Mountain, Colo. (Submitted photo). Minnesota has produced several Olympic downhill and slalom skiers in the past and there soon might come a time ...

DC L'Invasion 2015 - Transworld Snowboarding
Tue, 07 Apr 2015 14:55:33 GMT

Transworld Snowboarding

DC L'Invasion 2015
Transworld Snowboarding
When you bring together 100 people including the Global DC snowboarding team, a large group of key retailers from around the world, and the main snowboarding media for a week of snowboarding and partying in the French Alps, you get L'INVASION 2015.

Schneetag and Shenanigans During Aspen Highlands Closing Day - Transworld Snowboarding
Wed, 15 Apr 2015 01:11:11 GMT

Transworld Snowboarding

Schneetag and Shenanigans During Aspen Highlands Closing Day
Transworld Snowboarding
This is what happens when you crash your craft before it even makes it into the icy water. Photo: Jeremy Swanson. Over 3,500 people turned out for the Legendary event on 'Party Mountain'. Closing day. How we love and hate you. It's the last day for ...

Snowboarding police officer cops three golds - The Kingston Whig-Standard
Mon, 13 Apr 2015 22:28:10 GMT

The Kingston Whig-Standard

Snowboarding police officer cops three golds
The Kingston Whig-Standard
While indulging one of her passions, a Kingston Police officer gained three gold medals at the North American Police Ski/Snowboard Championships in Aspen, Colo. Julia Moore, a forensic investigator with the Kingston Police Force, competed at the ...

INTERVIEW/ Terje Haakonsen: Greed pushes Olympics, snowboarding on ... - Asahi Shimbun
Mon, 13 Apr 2015 05:39:39 GMT

Asahi Shimbun

INTERVIEW/ Terje Haakonsen: Greed pushes Olympics, snowboarding on ...
Asahi Shimbun
OSLO--He is known as a living legend in snowboarding, once a perennial favorite for gold medals. But Terje Haakonsen famously boycotted the 1998 Nagano Games, and other top snowboarders followed suit. Recently, he was involved in a campaign ...

Snowboarding takes a slide in popularity; experts unfazed - Colorado Springs Gazette
Thu, 02 Apr 2015 10:27:00 GMT

Snowboarding takes a slide in popularity; experts unfazed
Colorado Springs Gazette
"Snowboarding has definitely gone through a maturation phase," said Jeff Boliba, vice president of global resorts for Burton Snowboards, which pioneered the sport. "We've hit our phases where it's been the fastest growing sport in the world. We've ...

Sven Thorgren Wins Suzuki Nine Knights Big Air - Transworld Snowboarding
Sat, 11 Apr 2015 00:07:14 GMT

Transworld Snowboarding

Sven Thorgren Wins Suzuki Nine Knights Big Air
Transworld Snowboarding
A smattering of world-class snowboarders took over the Nine Knights Big Air Contest in Livigno, Italy on Friday, April 10th, and stomped major tricks on the sprawling, massive course shaped like a gigantic snow castle. Sven Thorgren rode well all week ...

Combat medic is snowboarding sensation - Arizona Daily Sun
Sun, 05 Apr 2015 10:24:26 GMT

Arizona Daily Sun

Combat medic is snowboarding sensation
Arizona Daily Sun
Arizona Army National Guard Spc. Charity McGeary, a combat medic with the 856th Military Police Company in Bellemont, does a backflip on her snowboard at Arizona Snowbowl March 18. (U.S. Army National Guard photo/Staff Sgt. Brian A. Barbour).

'Snowboarding was his life,' friends say of man who died after hitting tree - Calgary Herald
Wed, 25 Mar 2015 01:32:03 GMT

Calgary Herald

'Snowboarding was his life,' friends say of man who died after hitting tree
Calgary Herald
Friends have identified a snowboarder who died after crashing into a tree at Sunshine Village on Monday as Martin Desrosiers. They say Desrosiers, originally from Quebec, had lived in Banff for 10 years and managed Skoki's, a popular frozen yogurt shop ...
Banff man killed in snowboarding accident at Sunshine Village identified ...Calgary Sun
Banff local Martin Desrosiers dies in Sunshine Village snowboarding crashGlobalnews.ca
RCMP confirm identity of snowboarder involved in fatal crash at Sunshine VillageCTV News

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Museum Musings: When two became one: a history of snowboarding in Whistler - Whistler Question
Tue, 14 Apr 2015 01:24:31 GMT

Museum Musings: When two became one: a history of snowboarding in Whistler
Whistler Question
Ken Achenbach and Doug Lundgren, who highly influenced Canadian snowboarding, remember their first time riding Whistler Mountain in an interview with the Snowboard Canada magazine. They were filming a snowboard movie on Blackcomb, and were ...

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Nine Queens 2015 Wraps with Progressive Women's Riding - Transworld Snowboarding
Sat, 21 Mar 2015 20:40:31 GMT

Transworld Snowboarding

Nine Queens 2015 Wraps with Progressive Women's Riding
Transworld Snowboarding
Without a doubt, the Suzuki Nine Queens in Serfaus-Fiss-Ladis, Austria has made its mark on snowboard history, with many personal firsts and never before landed tricks. The weeklong session ran from March 15th- 20th and featured heli, sunset, and ...

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DC L'Invasion | Global investment to snowboarding - Transworld Business
Tue, 07 Apr 2015 16:52:17 GMT

DC L'Invasion | Global investment to snowboarding
Transworld Business
At 6 a.m. in the Geneva airport we sipped cappuccino, waiting for the two-hour ride south to Meribel. As we talked, Dave Appel, DC Snowboarding's director of hard goods, explained the motivation behind the global push for their annual L'Invasion. We ...

Snowboarding brothers compete at the national level - Chippewa Herald
Tue, 14 Apr 2015 21:00:45 GMT

Snowboarding brothers compete at the national level
Chippewa Herald
A pair of Menomonie brothers finished among the best in the nation at the United States of America Snowboard Association (USASA) Nationals snowboard competition. The event was held at Copper Mountain, Col. from March 29 until April 4. Ezekiel and ...

Lack of helmet probed in Banff snowboarding death - Globalnews.ca
Wed, 25 Mar 2015 23:12:58 GMT

Globalnews.ca

Lack of helmet probed in Banff snowboarding death
Globalnews.ca
CALGARY A snowboarder who died after crashing into a tree at Sunshine Village Ski Resort on Monday was not wearing a helmet, Banff RCMP said Wednesday. Martin Desrosiers was killed late in the day after hitting a tree on Banff Ave Trail. Nobody ...

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Snowboarding the streets of Dartmouth - The Coast Halifax
Thu, 19 Mar 2015 15:58:29 GMT

The Coast Halifax

Snowboarding the streets of Dartmouth
The Coast Halifax
When the weather gives you 80 centimetres of snow, go snowboarding and jump off stuff. That's the joyful ethos behind Adrian McLean's adventures yesterday in downtown Dartmouth. While the rest of us surrendered to winter's omnipotence, snowboarder ...

Max Parrot leads way in technical snowboarding with spin-to-win ethic - SI.com
Mon, 23 Mar 2015 20:04:56 GMT

Max Parrot leads way in technical snowboarding with spin-to-win ethic
SI.com
In slopestyle qualifications for 2015 Burton U.S. Open in early March in Vail, Colo., Parrot could have avoided any risks with a simple double corktwo distinct, sideways rotations. Instead, he threw caution to the wind and tried to launch himself ...

Snowboarding takes a slide - Lake Placid News
Mon, 06 Apr 2015 13:54:44 GMT

Lake Placid News

Snowboarding takes a slide
Lake Placid News
KILLINGTON, Vt. - Aging athletes, new skis and a lack of snow are ganging up on the once-edgy sport of snowboarding, which has seen a marked drop in participation over the last decade. Industry experts say it's a sign of the maturing of snowboarding ...

Project manager dies from injuries in snowboarding accident - WCVB Boston
Tue, 24 Mar 2015 14:45:30 GMT

Project manager dies from injuries in snowboarding accident
WCVB Boston
According to the Union Leader, 23-year-old Sean Paradis, a project manager for a construction company in Winchester, was snowboarding with colleagues at the time of the incident. Paradis was taken by ambulance to Littleton Regional Hospital and then ...

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Stunning shots from the Laax ladies' session - Red Bull
Mon, 13 Apr 2015 12:48:26 GMT

Red Bull

Stunning shots from the Laax ladies' session
Red Bull
Swiss pro Sina Candrian combined both and invited some of the best female snowboarders to her home mountain, Laax, for a week of park action, pipe progression and some yoga, spa and cheese fondue (you need some clichés at a girls' session, right?).


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