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SIA Tradeshow 2016 Product Round Up Day 2 - Transworld Snowboarding
Sun, 01 Feb 2015 17:49:22 GMT

Transworld Snowboarding

SIA Tradeshow 2016 Product Round Up Day 2
Transworld Snowboarding
A look at more 2015-2016 snowboarding gear from the SIA tradeshow in Denver. Featuring next year gear from 686, 241 Outerwear, Airblaster, Bataleon, Billabong, Giro, Karakoram, Never Summer, Niche, Oakley, Patagonia, Pow Gloves, Smith, Smokin, Spy, ...
Sia Tradeshow 2016 Snowboard Gear Preview Day 2Snowboarding.com

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Let's go snowboarding in West Yorkshire - The Guardian
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 13:01:17 GMT

The Guardian

Let's go snowboarding in West Yorkshire
The Guardian
In the past couple of years my snowboarding has very much become a get it where you can affair. With time and funds in short supply, week-long holidays have given way to a few days here and there. So whenever snow hits England I'm motivated to try to ...

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Snowboarding takes a slide in popularity; experts unfazed - Fredericksburg.com
Sun, 01 Feb 2015 06:02:26 GMT

Fredericksburg.com

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

Snowboarding popularity threatened by slopestyle skiing - CBC.ca
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 22:44:37 GMT

CBC.ca

Snowboarding popularity threatened by slopestyle skiing
CBC.ca
Canada helped put snowboarding on the map when Ross Rebagliati won gold in the sport at the 1998 Olympic Winter Games in Nagano, Japan. It was the first Olympic medal awarded in snowboarding, and Rebagliati quickly became an international star.
Snowboarding takes a slideSBS

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Why snowboarding is fading in popularity - New York Post
Fri, 23 Jan 2015 15:03:54 GMT

Why snowboarding is fading in popularity
New York Post
Snowboarding has definitely gone through a maturation phase, said Jeff Boliba, vice president of global resorts for Vermont-based Burton Snowboards, which pioneered the sport. We've hit our phases where it's been the fastest-growing sport in the world.

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REPLAY: Burton European Open Halfpipe Eliminations - Red Bull
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 00:28:38 GMT

Red Bull

REPLAY: Burton European Open Halfpipe Eliminations
Red Bull
Live from Laax, Switzerland, the BEO is the European leg of the Burton Global Open series, the world's premier snowboard contest, and the biggest event in Europe. Join us on RedBull.com to watch the world's best snowboarders battle it out on this ...

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Christy Prior wins gold in slopestyle snowboarding - Stuff.co.nz
Sun, 01 Feb 2015 02:24:18 GMT

Stuff.co.nz

Christy Prior wins gold in slopestyle snowboarding
Stuff.co.nz
Fresh off the back of an X Games bronze medal last week, Cardrona slopestyle snowboarder Christy Prior has taken the win at the Burton European Open in Switzerland. Prior took the win ahead of American Olympic gold medallist Jamie Anderson, who ...

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Here's who won at TransWorld SNOWboarding's 16th Annual Riders' Poll Awards - Transworld Snowboarding
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 08:49:44 GMT

Transworld Snowboarding

Here's who won at TransWorld SNOWboarding's 16th Annual Riders' Poll Awards
Transworld Snowboarding
On Friday night, pro snowboarders and industry members from around the world came together to celebrate the best riding and filmmaking of the year for the 16th Annual Riders' Poll Awards. Held at the Ogden Theater in Denver, Colorado, Eddie Wall worked ...

Ben Ferguson is TWS Rookie of the Year" - Red Bull
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 08:46:26 GMT

Red Bull

Ben Ferguson is TWS Rookie of the Year"
Red Bull
And which legends influenced his snowboarding the most? These are all questions we asked Ben. Red Bull.com: What does winning Transworld Rookie of the Year mean to you? Ben Ferguson: It's such an honor, it's insane. I'm just this kid who loves to ...

On the road: Michigan resort hosting snowboarding festival - Chicago Daily Herald
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 23:33:56 GMT

Chicago Daily Herald

On the road: Michigan resort hosting snowboarding festival
Chicago Daily Herald
The free festival will have plenty of activities for families and visual treats that include international teams carving from 10-foot blocks of snow, a snow-sculpting competition, nighttime illuminations and an interactive snowboarding experience ...

Is snowboarding going downhill in Canada? Depends on who you talk to - Globalnews.ca
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 02:47:21 GMT

Globalnews.ca

Is snowboarding going downhill in Canada? Depends on who you talk to
Globalnews.ca
WATCH ABOVE: Stats show many people are sticking with skiing instead of boarding, but industry members deny the decline. Mark Carcasole reports. TORONTO It's not hockey, but for many Canadian teens and adults, snowboarding is an integral part of ...

Boy, 6, critically injured after sledding into passing car in McLean - Washington Post
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 12:27:24 GMT

Inside NoVA

Boy, 6, critically injured after sledding into passing car in McLean
Washington Post
Fairfax County police said the incident occurred about 5:40 p.m. The boy was part of a small group of children who were under adult supervision and were snowboarding and sledding at a property in the 7000 block of Matthew Mills Road. The boy's sled ...
Boy, 6, in critical condition after McLean snowboarding accidentInside NoVA
Boy, 6, sledding on driveway struck by vehicleWTOP
6-year-old boy struck by car in snowboarding accidentMyFox Washington DC
WJLA -W*USA 9
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Kaitlyn Farrington forced to retire - ESPN
Fri, 16 Jan 2015 18:28:54 GMT

ESPN

Kaitlyn Farrington forced to retire
ESPN
She's nervous; more than before any snowboard contest, her Olympic debut or the moment the national anthem played in celebration of her Olympic halfpipe victory in Sochi. Once she says the words, she knows this will all be real. She stands up from the ...
Kaitlyn Farrington retires from snowboardingNBCSports.com
Olympic champion snowboarder Kaitlyn Farrington, 25, is forced to retire ...Daily Mail
Kaitlyn Farrington Says Goodbye To Competitive SnowboardingTeamUSA.org
FanSided
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Snowboarding 11-year-old Will Gilmore, a 'future Olympian for Team GB' - Daily Mail
Sun, 18 Jan 2015 12:59:13 GMT

Daily Mail

Snowboarding 11-year-old Will Gilmore, a 'future Olympian for Team GB'
Daily Mail
Will's father, project manager Mark Gilmore, 42, and mother, science teacher Jane Gilmore, 42, from Brackley, Northamptonshire have both invested over £6,000 per year of their own money to perfect Will's snowboarding talent since he took up the sport ...

Climate Activist Award Announced For 16th Annual TransWorld SNOWboarding ... - Transworld Snowboarding
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 20:35:47 GMT

Transworld Snowboarding

Climate Activist Award Announced For 16th Annual TransWorld SNOWboarding ...
Transworld Snowboarding
Snowboarders are one of the first groups to really see the effects of climate change firsthand and we stand to lose a lot from less predictable snowfall and snowpack, says Chris Steinkamp, Executive Director of Protect Our Winters. Not only are we ...

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Which burns more calories: Skiing or snowboarding? - Regina Leader-Post
Sun, 01 Feb 2015 15:56:15 GMT

Which burns more calories: Skiing or snowboarding?
Regina Leader-Post
Skiing and snowboarding can both burn between 300 and 600 calories an hour, but how much exactly depends on how hard you work. Of course, there's one sure-fire way to know that you're getting the best workout possible: Skip the lift and skin your way ...

Danny Davis X Games 2015 Winning Pipe Run - Transworld Snowboarding
Fri, 23 Jan 2015 05:03:10 GMT

Transworld Snowboarding

Danny Davis X Games 2015 Winning Pipe Run
Transworld Snowboarding
It feels like a good accomplishment. It means I am snowboarding well and I landed a lot of runs today. That is a good feeling, he continued. Shaun White's winning ways and consistency waned as he was unable to cleanly land any of his three runs in finals.
Shaun White Stumbles in Return Bid for Snowboard DominancePeople Magazine
World-famous Shaun White gears up for snowboarding comebackWashington Times
World's best snowboarders are ready for Winter X Games at ButtermilkThe Denver Post

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FIS Snowboarding World Championships 2015: Latest Results and Updated ... - Bleacher Report
Fri, 16 Jan 2015 01:51:43 GMT

Bleacher Report

FIS Snowboarding World Championships 2015: Latest Results and Updated ...
Bleacher Report
The 2015 FIS Snowboarding World Championships kicked off in Austria's Kreischberg ski resort on Thursday with the qualifiers for the snowboard cross, the first in a series of events spanning nine days and culminating in the big air finals, one of the ...
Ski notes: Several New Englanders in World Snowboarding ChampionshipsBoston Globe
FIS President Kasper expecting "top-rate" Freestyle Skiing and Snowboarding ...Insidethegames.biz

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Woman dies from brain injury after snowboarding - 9NEWS.com
Wed, 21 Jan 2015 06:20:26 GMT

9NEWS.com

Woman dies from brain injury after snowboarding
9NEWS.com
The coroner's office says Pennington had a few minor falls impacting her head while learning to snowboard on the bunny hill on Jan. 15. She started experiencing head and neck pain on Jan. 16 and south medical attention at Summit Medical Center in Frisco.

Chris Roach to receive TransWorld SNOWboarding Legend Award at Riders' Poll - Transworld Snowboarding
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 15:50:10 GMT

Transworld Snowboarding

Chris Roach to receive TransWorld SNOWboarding Legend Award at Riders' Poll
Transworld Snowboarding
Chris Roach first strapped into a snowboard in 1985, and by the late-'80s his smooth, skate-influenced riding, and poked grabs would influence a generation of riders. This Friday, we invite you to join us at the Ogden Theater in Denver, Colorado as we ...
Chris Roach To Receive TransWorld SNOWboarding Legend AwardTransworld Business

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Here's why snowboarding is taking a popularity hit - Detroit Free Press
Fri, 23 Jan 2015 14:32:24 GMT

Detroit Free Press

Here's why snowboarding is taking a popularity hit
Detroit Free Press
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, ...

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Women in Sport: Freestyle Snowboarder Orla Doolin - Her.ie
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 17:09:47 GMT

Her.ie

Women in Sport: Freestyle Snowboarder Orla Doolin
Her.ie
It's not every day you meet a snowboarder from Ireland, so when Her.ie got the chance to chat to Orla Doolin, a freestyle snowboarder for Burton Snowboards from Co. Westmeath, we jumped at the offer. The 28-year-old, who formerly worked as a ...

Shaun White misses podium in X Games snowboard superpipe, while Danny ... - Washington Post (blog)
Fri, 23 Jan 2015 15:15:28 GMT

Washington Post (blog)

Shaun White misses podium in X Games snowboard superpipe, while Danny ...
Washington Post (blog)
The Winter X Games kicked off on Thursday night with one of the biggest events of the year, the Men's Snowboard SuperPipe Final. Roughly 16,000 fans gathered at Buttermilk Mountain in Aspen, Colo., to watch the world's best impress and many did.
XG Aspen 2015 Men's Snowboard SuperPipeESPN
A Medal And A Trip To The Hospital For Team USA At Adaptive Snowboarding's ...TeamUSA.org

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SALOMON SNOWBOARDS UNVEILS NEW SUPER8 SNOWBOARD - Transworld Snowboarding
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 18:08:19 GMT

Transworld Snowboarding

SALOMON SNOWBOARDS UNVEILS NEW SUPER8 SNOWBOARD
Transworld Snowboarding
PORTLAND, OR (January 27, 2015) Salomon Snowboards is pleased to present the all new Super8 Snowboard, inspired by team rider Wolle Nyvelt's surfy style and Josh Dirksen's authoritative edge control, this on-hill beast is loaded with power, speed ...

Sage Kotsenburg's 'Holy Crail' 2014 Season Recap - Transworld Snowboarding
Tue, 20 Jan 2015 06:25:38 GMT

Sage Kotsenburg's 'Holy Crail' 2014 Season Recap
Transworld Snowboarding
No one expected Sage Kotsenburg to win Gold at Sochi, least of all Sage himself. Yet he pulled it off while defying conventional tricks and sticking to his unique style of snowboarding. What we've got here is a classic underdog tale of grit ...

A die-hard skier's guide to snowboarding - Telegraph.co.uk
Sun, 04 Jan 2015 08:57:01 GMT

Telegraph.co.uk

A die-hard skier's guide to snowboarding
Telegraph.co.uk
First my cousins became obsessed with snowboarding in their late twenties, constantly proclaiming not only the joy of the sport but also the fitness benefits snowboarding builds strength and balance quickly and then, year after year, increasing ...

At 14, snowboarder Chloe Kim has big dreams, big potential - USA TODAY
Wed, 21 Jan 2015 23:45:27 GMT

USA TODAY

At 14, snowboarder Chloe Kim has big dreams, big potential
USA TODAY
Already on this Friday in January, Jong Jin Kim has been a sounding board for his daughter a 14-year-old snowboarding phenom a masseuse and her chauffeur. That Chloe Kim stands poised to become a top rider is thanks to the sacrifices her father ...

TransAM at Granite Peak Full Recap - Transworld Snowboarding
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 18:22:24 GMT

Transworld Snowboarding

TransAM at Granite Peak Full Recap
Transworld Snowboarding
The TransWorld SNOWboarding TransAM at Granite Peak, WI this past weekend saw over 50 mid-west riders throw down on an unusually warm and slightly overcast winter Wausau day. A big thanks to Troy Knox and the Granite Peak park crew for their hard ...

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Adrian Grenier enjoys anonymity on empty slopes at Sundance - mySanAntonio.com
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:39:50 GMT

mySanAntonio.com

Adrian Grenier enjoys anonymity on empty slopes at Sundance
mySanAntonio.com
Actor and producer Adrian Grenier snowboards in Neffland terrain park at Park City Mountain Resort during the 2015 Sundance Film Festival on Monday, Jan. 26, 2015, in Park City, Utah. While celebrities are consistently swarmed by fans at the Sundance ...

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Youth rises to gold in Women's Snowboard Superpipe - Aspen Times
Sun, 25 Jan 2015 03:29:09 GMT

Aspen Times

Youth rises to gold in Women's Snowboard Superpipe
Aspen Times
Chloe Kim, who won Winter X Games gold in the Women's Snowboard Superpipe on Saturday night at Buttermilk, will celebrate by going back to high school. No after-party at the Belly Up for this freshman. Kim, at 14, became the youngest gold medalist in ...
Chloe Kim wins Winter X Games halfpipe at age 14NBCSports.com
Chloe Kims wins X Games 15 Superpipe FinalsTransworld Snowboarding
Meet Chloe Kim, the Youngest Ever Winner at the Winter X GamesABC News
CBS News
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CNISSF snowboarding | Truckee's Murphy, Curtis sweep top two at Northstar - Tahoe Daily Tribune
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 16:41:34 GMT

Tahoe Daily Tribune

CNISSF snowboarding | Truckee's Murphy, Curtis sweep top two at Northstar
Tahoe Daily Tribune
The Truckee boys snowboard team leads the standings three races into the CNISSF Central II season, with 1,127 points to runner-up Placer's 1,102. North Tahoe's boys are fourth with 1,040 points. On Monday at Northstar California Resort, Truckee's Ryan ...

Snowboarder found after three nights in backcountry in Whistler, BC - Toronto Star
Sun, 25 Jan 2015 16:01:56 GMT

Toronto Star

Snowboarder found after three nights in backcountry in Whistler, BC
Toronto Star
By the time the 21-year-old Norwegian snowboarder was found Saturday, soaking wet, shivering, confused and hungry, she had trudged through icy waters and snow-covered plains, travelling some five kilometres from her last known location, an official ...
Snowboarder 'Happy to Be Alive' After 3 Days Missing in Whistler 'Backcountry'ABC News
Missing 20-year-old Norwegian snowboarder found near WhistlerThe Globe and Mail
Julie Abrahamsen, Missing Snowboarder, Found Alive After 3 Nights In Whistler ...Huffington Post Canada
Yahoo News Canada (blog) -The Province
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BRYAN IGUCHI JOINS ARBOR SNOWBOARDS - Transworld Snowboarding
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 22:07:59 GMT

BRYAN IGUCHI JOINS ARBOR SNOWBOARDS
Transworld Snowboarding
VENICE, CA (January 27, 2015) As Arbor Snowboards starts its 20th year in business, it is proud to announce a new partnership with friend and legend, Bryan Iguchi. Arbor considers this a foundation level alliance that unites past, present, and future.

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BYND x MDLS 2015 : Iceland - Transworld Snowboarding
Tue, 13 Jan 2015 05:12:24 GMT

Transworld Snowboarding

BYND x MDLS 2015 : Iceland
Transworld Snowboarding
Kevin Backstrom and Tor Lundstrom are back with their new BYND x MDLS edit, this time from the streets of Iceland. With no sign of snow in the forecast for Scandanavia, things were looking bleak for the guys December street plans. Diggles (BYND MDLS ...

TEN Sports & Entertainment Group Acquires 'Snowboard on the Block' - Transworld Business
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 03:30:29 GMT

Transworld Business

TEN Sports & Entertainment Group Acquires 'Snowboard on the Block'
Transworld Business
LOS ANGELES, Calif. January 30, 2015 TEN: The Enthusiast Network announced today that its Sports & Entertainment Group has acquired the popular Snowboard on the Block festival with the event founder Adam Schmidt joining TEN as Director of ...

Popularity of snowboarding is going downhill - wwlp.com
Fri, 23 Jan 2015 20:43:32 GMT

wwlp.com

Popularity of snowboarding is going downhill
wwlp.com
GREENFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) There is a reason you aren't seeing as many snowboards on the slopes this season: statistics show that the sport is declining in popularity. Snowboarding was the edgy winter sport of the 1990s, but now, we're seeing more ...

Burton Winter 2016 Snowboards - Transworld Business
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 14:18:51 GMT

Burton Winter 2016 Snowboards
Transworld Business
With an ever-growing surge towards backcountry riding, we have continued our commitment to developing new and innovative freeride shapes in our Family Tree series. The Family Tree series gives us a place to really push the limits of freeride shaping ...

Saint Mary's SnowBelles promote skiing, snowboarding - Observer Online
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 06:33:59 GMT

Observer Online

Saint Mary's SnowBelles promote skiing, snowboarding
Observer Online
It's actually the perfect amount of time commitment if you want to be with a group to ski or snowboard, Williams said. The leaving times are pretty flexible on Friday, and we usually spend only three or four hours at Swiss Valley. It's not really an ...

Snowboarding's Dead Episode 2 : New England - Transworld Snowboarding
Mon, 05 Jan 2015 15:41:10 GMT

Snowboarding's Dead Episode 2 : New England
Transworld Snowboarding
Burton Snowboards Brand Ambassador Alex Andrews has been working on a project called Snowboarding's Dead. The goal for this project is to promote local snowboarding, shops, and scenes. Here's the second episode focusing on the New England area ...

Snowboarder Kaitlyn Farrington adapts to life minus halfpipe - Macon Telegraph (blog)
Fri, 23 Jan 2015 21:13:46 GMT

Snowboarder Kaitlyn Farrington adapts to life minus halfpipe
Macon Telegraph (blog)
ASPEN, Colo. Being at the Winter X Games and seeing the perfectly polished halfpipe off in the distance has snowboarder Kaitlyn Farrington itching to try out some of her newest tricks. Like that backside 1080 featuring three full rotations ...

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Following Mark McMorris's journey to becoming a snowboarding superstar - The Globe and Mail
Thu, 22 Jan 2015 05:11:39 GMT

Following Mark McMorris's journey to becoming a snowboarding superstar
The Globe and Mail
It's midday on Halloween, and Mark McMorris is considering his costume. He's in a Vancouver hotel room with a friend from boyhood who has dropped by. McMorris, the snowboarding star from Regina, is in town for the screening of a new Oakley movie in ...

TransAM at Big Boulder Full Recap - Transworld Snowboarding
Wed, 14 Jan 2015 00:32:57 GMT

Transworld Snowboarding

TransAM at Big Boulder Full Recap
Transworld Snowboarding
Congratulations to the top three guys and gals who qualified for the Transworld SNOWboarding TransAM Finals at Bear Mountain, CA on March 14, 2015. 1st placers Britt Horowitz & Max Lyons walked away with flight vouchers to Finals courtesy of Zumiez, ...

McLean Boy in Critical Condition After Sledding into Passing Car - Patch.com
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 17:04:59 GMT

McLean Boy in Critical Condition After Sledding into Passing Car
Patch.com
Neither speed nor alcohol were factors in the crash, FCPD said. Crash Reconstruction Units are continuing to investigate. Clarification: Fairfax County Police first claimed the boy was on a snowboard. They now note he was riding a flat bottom sled ...

The Physics of a Flawless Triple Cork 1620 Snowboard Flip - Wired
Mon, 05 Jan 2015 15:36:26 GMT

Wired

The Physics of a Flawless Triple Cork 1620 Snowboard Flip
Wired
At the X games' Snowboard Big Air jump event, an entrant has about 2.4 seconds of air time in which to impress the judges. That's not a lot, but it's enough for Maxence Parrot. Last year's gold medalist bested the field with a flawless triple cork 1620 ...

When Worlds Collide: John Jackson x Signal Snowboards - Transworld Snowboarding
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 17:51:57 GMT

When Worlds Collide: John Jackson x Signal Snowboards
Transworld Snowboarding
Snowboards, artists, film, content creation and community all coming together to bring you the first snowboarding platform dedicated to the connected generation. Together in 2015 John and Signal will be launching a series of new ideas, potential game ...

Watch: Meet snowboarding star Travis who is a hit on the slopes aged just four - Manchester Evening News
Sun, 11 Jan 2015 12:53:13 GMT

Manchester Evening News

Watch: Meet snowboarding star Travis who is a hit on the slopes aged just four
Manchester Evening News
Travis Henderson is just four years old, but he's already tipped for success and may be the country's youngest snowboarder. Travis first learned to board just three months ago, with the help of his dad - Chill Factore snowboarding instructor Mark ...

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Skis vs. snowboards - choose your winter sport - Standard-Examiner
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 07:02:39 GMT

Skis vs. snowboards - choose your winter sport
Standard-Examiner
Living in Utah, almost all of us have heard something along the lines of, Which do you think is better, snowboarding or skiing? There are definitely some very big differences between these two popular winter sports, but there are also many similarities.

BBC coverage: Skiing and snowboarding - BBC Sport
Fri, 16 Jan 2015 13:19:15 GMT

BBC Sport

BBC coverage: Skiing and snowboarding
BBC Sport
If you enjoy all the thrills and spills of freestyle skiing and snowboarding and the speed and technical skills in alpine racing, BBC Sport has a treat for you. We'll be showing live coverage of the Burton European Open from Laax in Switzerland as well ...

Copper Mountain instructor offers tips on improving your snowboarding skills - Summit Daily News
Sat, 24 Jan 2015 05:09:30 GMT

Summit Daily News

Copper Mountain instructor offers tips on improving your snowboarding skills
Summit Daily News
A snowboarder carves a fresh groomer at Copper Mountain earlier this winter. Correctly riding on edge on a snowboard is one of the more under-used skills in the sport. Ridding flat can increase the risk of catching an edge and falling. Ideally any ...

Chris Roach Joins Drop Team - Transworld Snowboarding
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 15:00:05 GMT

Transworld Snowboarding

Chris Roach Joins Drop Team
Transworld Snowboarding
Most recently, Roach co-founded D-Day Snowboards, a new board brand with a mission to 'bring the fun back into snowboarding'. Roach calls Squaw Valley and Boreal Mountain in Northern California his home resorts and can be found on social media at ...

Finland wins gold and silver in snowboarding Big Air - YLE News
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 08:41:10 GMT

YLE News

Finland wins gold and silver in snowboarding Big Air
YLE News
Merika Enne had already decided to head home from the Snowboarding Championships when she changed her mind and choose to stay and try her luck in the Big Air competition. She's glad she decided to stay, as she now has a silver medal to bring home.
Tonteri retains big air world title at Freestyle Ski and Snowboard World ...Insidethegames.biz
Snowboard - Tonteri retains big air title at Snowboard WorldsYahoo Eurosport UK

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Shaun White making snowboarding comeback after Sochi disappointment - FOXSports.com
Thu, 22 Jan 2015 20:51:02 GMT

FOXSports.com

Shaun White making snowboarding comeback after Sochi disappointment
FOXSports.com
The inevitability that White brought to almost every contest he entered was washed away last year, with a series of injuries, falls, withdrawals and, finally, that fourth-place finish on the halfpipe that pushed the snowboarding world off its axis at ...

Ashley Barker wins Arc'teryx Deep Winter Photo Challenge 2015 - Transworld Snowboarding
Sun, 18 Jan 2015 19:03:01 GMT

Ashley Barker wins Arc'teryx Deep Winter Photo Challenge 2015
Transworld Snowboarding
In snowboarding and the world of professional photography, there aren't a lot of opportunities like the Arc'teryx's Deep Winter Photo Challenge where a photog is given the opportunity to showcase their perspective of life in the mountains to a sold-out ...

'Our Kingdom' : A UK Snowboarding Documentary - Transworld Snowboarding
Sat, 03 Jan 2015 20:31:45 GMT

Transworld Snowboarding

'Our Kingdom' : A UK Snowboarding Documentary
Transworld Snowboarding
Our Kingdom launches Kickstarter campaign to help fund cinematic documentary on the UK snowboard scene. A first of its kind, this unique project will investigate the incredible journeys that UK snowboarders have undergone to get them where they are ...

Brandon Hammid Full Part : Think Thank Almanac - Transworld Snowboarding
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 03:08:23 GMT

Brandon Hammid Full Part : Think Thank Almanac
Transworld Snowboarding
Expect nothing but crispy, cool and clear snowboarding because a Brandon Hammid high press-er system is here. It's a good time to bbq with buds, add another feature to your jib line, laugh when you slam, get juiced to try something wild and ask ...

Side by Side: Sandbech and McMorris X Games Slopestyle Runs - Transworld Snowboarding
Sun, 25 Jan 2015 21:47:34 GMT

Side by Side: Sandbech and McMorris X Games Slopestyle Runs
Transworld Snowboarding
Mark McMorris stomped a run that earned a 96.00 to win gold in slopestyle at X Games 15 in Aspen. This edged Stale Sandbech into second place with his score of 95.00. Was the judging on point? Check out both of their runs, side by side on the jumps in ...

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Ottawa man bored of snowboarding, steals snowmobile for joyride - MetroNews Canada
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 19:24:36 GMT

MetroNews Canada

Ottawa man bored of snowboarding, steals snowmobile for joyride
MetroNews Canada
A 23-year-old Ottawa man who got bored while snowboarding his first time decided to make things more interesting by allegedly stealing the Edelweiss Ski Hill's snowmobile and taking it for a joyride up and down the busy slopes. According to MRC des ...

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Local's Guide: X Games 15 Aspen - Transworld Snowboarding
Sat, 24 Jan 2015 01:35:32 GMT

Transworld Snowboarding

Local's Guide: X Games 15 Aspen
Transworld Snowboarding
Fourteen year old Chloe Kim is the one to watch as she tries to best the stacked field which includes Kelly Clark, who is sixteen years her senior and the most decorated snowboarder of all time. Kaitlyn Farrington, who earned Gold at the Olympics in ...

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Teacher Competes on 'Jeopardy,' Snowboarding Boy in Critical Condition, New ... - Patch.com
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 23:09:21 GMT

Teacher Competes on 'Jeopardy,' Snowboarding Boy in Critical Condition, New ...
Patch.com
Teacher Competes on 'Jeopardy,' Snowboarding Boy in Critical Condition, New Drive-Thru Starbucks: News Nearby. Plus, Nationals' Jayson Werth lands in jail after 100-MPH Porsche ride, police need help finding missing teen and Peeping Tom in Ashburn.

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Tourism Commissioner: Now is prime time for skiing and snowboarding - West Virginia MetroNews
Fri, 09 Jan 2015 17:26:07 GMT

West Virginia MetroNews

Tourism Commissioner: Now is prime time for skiing and snowboarding
West Virginia MetroNews
CHARLESTON, W.Va. If you've ever thought about getting on skis or a snowboard, now may be a good time to try. January is Learn To Ski and Snowboard Month in West Virginia a month of events aimed at first-timers that Amy Shuler Goodwin, state ...
Best of Tahoe Resorts celebrate Learn to Ski and Snowboard MonthThe Record-Courier

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Ralph Backstrom and Ryland Bell present Japandem Tandem Ep. 2 - Transworld Snowboarding
Wed, 14 Jan 2015 04:18:48 GMT

Transworld Snowboarding

Ralph Backstrom and Ryland Bell present Japandem Tandem Ep. 2
Transworld Snowboarding
The allure of Japan for most snowboarders comes from the copious amounts of deep, fluffy, surfable pow that has become a significant part of the snowboard media year after year. Riding the steeper terrain of Hakuba, in the Japanese Alps, with the above ...

Arbor Snowboards signs Quebec street destroyer Frank April - Transworld Snowboarding
Fri, 23 Jan 2015 17:02:17 GMT

Shop-Eat-Surf.com

Arbor Snowboards signs Quebec street destroyer Frank April
Transworld Snowboarding
For years, Frank has been a staple of the Quebec jib scene, quietly pushing the progression of street snowboarding to new levels until he broke onto the world stage with his video part in Déjà Vu's self titled freshman release. The video won both ...
Arbor Snowboards welcomes Frank AprilShop-Eat-Surf.com

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Nominees Announced for TransWorld SNOWboarding's Riders' Poll Awards - Transworld Business
Thu, 22 Jan 2015 16:57:41 GMT

Transworld Business

Nominees Announced for TransWorld SNOWboarding's Riders' Poll Awards
Transworld Business
Carlsbad, CA Over 100 pro riders have voted in TransWorld SNOWboarding's 16th Annual Riders' Poll Awards to determine the best riders, video parts, and performances of the year. Veterans like Nicolas Muller, Scott Stevens, Halldor Helgason, Kimmy ...

Become a better snowboarder with these motion tracking bindings - The Next Web
Sat, 10 Jan 2015 02:03:21 GMT

Become a better snowboarder with these motion tracking bindings
The Next Web
CES had so many things to put on your wrist. Some were cool, most were just a waste of money. But nearly all of them want to tell you how many steps you take. Fortunately, some tracking devices don't need your wrist and are ready for more than just a ...

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'Snowboarding drew me to work in chilly Sweden' - The Local.se
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 13:14:07 GMT

The Local.se

'Snowboarding drew me to work in chilly Sweden'
The Local.se
Realising that she could also indulge her snowboarding passion on a regular basis by heading north of the capital at weekends, she jumped at the chance to relocate to the Swedish capital just over a year ago, to work as a consultant for a Swedish IT ...

Woman dies of brain injury during Colorado visit - The Denver Post
Wed, 21 Jan 2015 02:38:47 GMT

Westword

Woman dies of brain injury during Colorado visit
The Denver Post
A 55-year-old Missouri woman on a trip in Colorado died late Monday of a closed head traumatic brain injury, according to the Summit County Coroner's Office. Suzann Pennington had been snowboarding at Copper Mountain before she died. The Reeds ...
Woman dies days after snowboarding fall at Copper MountainKOAA.com Colorado Springs and Pueblo News

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Alyeska Resort Snow Report 2 01 15 - Snowboarding.com
Sun, 01 Feb 2015 19:27:42 GMT

Alyeska Resort Snow Report 2 01 15
Snowboarding.com
January was such a special month in the ski and snowboard world, so special that we decided to extend this offer until February!! Get in touch with the Mountain Learning Center for Learn to Ski and Snowboard Month where Alyeska will be offering 3 ...

Alberta Snowboarding Proudly Presents Slopestyle and Snowboard Cross ... - Marketwired (press release)
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 00:47:03 GMT

Alberta Snowboarding Proudly Presents Slopestyle and Snowboard Cross ...
Marketwired (press release)
The Alberta Snowboarding Association is going into yet another double-header weekend, this time at the Sunridge Ski Area in Edmonton. On January 31 the freestyle snowboarders will take part in the second Northern Alberta Series, sponsored by Rumor ...

Video: Behind-the-scenes footage of how Mark McMorris, Olympic and X Games ... - Yahoo Canada Sports (blog)
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 01:28:04 GMT

Yahoo Canada Sports (blog)

Video: Behind-the-scenes footage of how Mark McMorris, Olympic and X Games ...
Yahoo Canada Sports (blog)
Mark McMorris has become one of the world's best snowboarders, but there was a time when he was rarely able to get to any sort of substantial mountain. McMorris and his brother Craig, also a famed professional snowboarder, grew up in Regina, ...

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Ski and snowboard festivals: 2015 guide - Telegraph.co.uk
Tue, 20 Jan 2015 09:08:16 GMT

Telegraph.co.uk

Ski and snowboard festivals: 2015 guide
Telegraph.co.uk
With more than 25 years of pedigree, this week-long bash attracts thousands of ski and snowboard fanatics, from beginners to experts, for seven days of snow, music and partying. The Brits hosts the annual British Snowboard and Freeski Championships, ...

Russian and Austrian claim parallel snowboarding World Cup titles in Slovenia - Insidethegames.biz
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 21:50:13 GMT

Russian and Austrian claim parallel snowboarding World Cup titles in Slovenia
Insidethegames.biz
Vic Wild continued his superb form with victory today in Rogla ©AFP/Getty Images It was a day of European success at the parallel giant slalom snowboarding World Cup in Rogla, Slovenia today, as Russia's Vic Wild and Austria's Marion Kreiner each ...

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Men's Soccer Player Gravatt, Seriously Injured in Snowboarding Accident - GoPSUsports.com
Tue, 13 Jan 2015 21:24:16 GMT

GoPSUsports.com

Men's Soccer Player Gravatt, Seriously Injured in Snowboarding Accident
GoPSUsports.com
Penn State men's soccer player Brett Gravatt is recovering after a serious snowboarding accident, which has left him without the use of his lower body. The accident occurred on Dec. 26 in his home state of Virginia when Gravatt, a sophomore defender, ...
Penn State men's soccer player Brett Gravatt seriously injured in snowboarding ...PennLive.com
Soccer Player Brett Gravatt Seriously Injured In Snowboarding AccidentOnward State

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Skiing, snowboarding in different snow types - KSBW The Central Coast
Tue, 20 Jan 2015 20:19:29 GMT

Skiing, snowboarding in different snow types
KSBW The Central Coast
Two popular Northern California ski resorts, Badger Pass and Dodge Ridge, shut down mid-season because no fresh snow has fallen for weeks. Did you know there is a difference in how you need to ski and snowboard, depending on snow conditions?

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Building The Behemoth: Behind The Scenes Of The X Games 2015 Course - Transworld Snowboarding
Thu, 22 Jan 2015 21:44:42 GMT

Transworld Snowboarding

Building The Behemoth: Behind The Scenes Of The X Games 2015 Course
Transworld Snowboarding
Now in it's 18th iteration, the X Games is regarded as the pinnacle of endemic snowboard contests, helping to define the direction of modern-day shred events. The contest takes over Aspen, Colorado January 22-25 as it has for the last 14 years with ...

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Holland named to U.S. snowboarding team - Reno Gazette Journal
Sun, 11 Jan 2015 01:37:34 GMT

Reno Gazette Journal

Holland named to U.S. snowboarding team
Reno Gazette Journal
Nevada (Photo: RGJ). CONNECT 3 TWEETLINKEDINCOMMENTEMAILMORE. Nate Holland from Squaw Valley is one of 23 riders representing the United States at the 2015 FIS World Snowboarding Championships on Jan. 15-25 in Kreischberg, Austria.

Pat Moore's Blueprint : S2 EP1 : To All My Friends - Transworld Snowboarding
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 04:53:02 GMT

Pat Moore's Blueprint : S2 EP1 : To All My Friends
Transworld Snowboarding
In season two of Blueprint, a Red Bull Media House original series, we get an inside look at Pat's life as he travels in search of new terrain for his latest film projects and is joined by some of his biggest snowboarding influences and closest friends ...

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Get ready for explosive action up on the mountains - Red Bull
Fri, 16 Jan 2015 08:26:21 GMT

Red Bull

Get ready for explosive action up on the mountains
Red Bull
With over 700 athletes in attendance, the competitor list is looking good, with some heavy hitters from ski and snowboarding looking set to make their mark. There's Ski Cross World Champion Fanny Smith, who'll be defending her title, while freeskiers ...

Elena Hight's 'Fed Up': Recipe 1 with Torah Bright - Transworld Snowboarding
Sat, 24 Jan 2015 01:35:32 GMT

Transworld Snowboarding

Elena Hight's 'Fed Up': Recipe 1 with Torah Bright
Transworld Snowboarding
Along with snowboarding one of my biggest passions is cooking. I love taking food that might be considered unhealthy and making it into something new that is nutritious and delicious. I have been challenged to dig into my fellow snowboarders personal ...

Vans snowboarding tour hits Mt. Seymour March 7 - The Province
Wed, 21 Jan 2015 17:26:54 GMT

The Province

Vans snowboarding tour hits Mt. Seymour March 7
The Province
Vans has announced stops for its 2015 Hi Standard Series, and Mt. Seymour is the only B.C. resort to be included on the world snowboarding tour. The international competition, which comes to Vancouver on March 7, rewards riders for individual style, ...

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3 guys, a hatchback and a snowboard - RedEye Chicago
Fri, 09 Jan 2015 15:58:51 GMT

3 guys, a hatchback and a snowboard
RedEye Chicago
A Chicago urban snowboarding showcase video set to music, that's what. Connor O'Brien, 20, of Wheaton, Ill., tethered to the back of his friend Stephen Macenas' hatchback, shredded through the streets and alleys around the United Center on a snowboard ...

Cutting Edge Technology Is Hitting the Slopes and Transforming Snowboarding - SportTechie
Mon, 19 Jan 2015 09:12:07 GMT

Cutting Edge Technology Is Hitting the Slopes and Transforming Snowboarding
SportTechie
But certain numbers are difficult for us to track: Ever since the 1920's, scientists have been trying to put a quantified number on the expansion of the universe. The updated figure lands at about 46.2 miles per second, per megaparsec. Just try to make ...

Right Now Is the Bestand Cheapest!Time to Learn to Ski - TIME
Thu, 08 Jan 2015 11:02:24 GMT

TIME

Right Now Is the Bestand Cheapest!Time to Learn to Ski
TIME
If you've ever considered getting into skiing or snowboarding, then you should especially consider doing so in January. With the exception of the three-day Martin Luther King Jr. holiday weekend, January is generally a slow time for skiing, as there's ...

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Pat Moore's Blueprint Season 2 : Teaser - Transworld Snowboarding
Wed, 21 Jan 2015 03:16:37 GMT

Pat Moore's Blueprint Season 2 : Teaser
Transworld Snowboarding
Pat Moore is well known for being a snowboarding beast when it comes to back-country and urban terrain. In season two of Blueprint, a Red Bull Media House original series, we get an inside look at Pat's life as he travels in search of new terrain for ...

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Sparks snowboard business grows in popularity - Daily Sparks Tribune
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 08:21:58 GMT

Sparks snowboard business grows in popularity
Daily Sparks Tribune
In 1990, as a professional snowboarder nicknamed Smokin Jay, Quinton moved from his hometown in Vermont to Lake Tahoe to experience snowboarding in the West and the plentiful days of sunshine. He moved to the Lake Tahoe area with a dream to ...

Brooklyn school adds snowboarding to lesson plan - WABC-TV
Fri, 16 Jan 2015 22:09:12 GMT

Brooklyn school adds snowboarding to lesson plan
WABC-TV
Burton Snowboards took over gym class with special exercises to learn core strength, and different stations were set up for the students to get on the boards and to try a sport many of them have only seen on TV. "It was a little bit hard because my ...

Ryan Stassel Scores Slopestyle Snowboarding World Title - TeamUSA.org
Wed, 21 Jan 2015 21:44:13 GMT

TeamUSA.org

Ryan Stassel Scores Slopestyle Snowboarding World Title
TeamUSA.org
KREISCHBERG, Austria -- American snowboarder Ryan Stassel won the world slopestyle championship for his first major title, and Miyabi Onitsuka of Japan took gold in the women's event on Wednesday. Stassel led the competition after the first two runs, ...
Ryan Stassel Wins FIS Snowboard Slopestyle GoldOutside Magazine

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Throwback Thursday: Amped: Freestyle Snowboarding - Red Bull
Thu, 08 Jan 2015 14:50:19 GMT

Red Bull

Throwback Thursday: Amped: Freestyle Snowboarding
Red Bull
Luckily, launch gamers who picked up Microsoft's gargantuan console (and dealt with its equally massive controller) could turn to Amped: Freestyle Snowboarding to fill that void. Amped was a snow sports title that focused purely on tricks, rather than ...

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Festival's extreme snowboarding film has Nevada County roots - The Union of Grass Valley
Thu, 15 Jan 2015 08:13:02 GMT

Festival's extreme snowboarding film has Nevada County roots
The Union of Grass Valley
Higher, an extreme sports action film starring Nevada County world-class snowboarder Jeremy Jones and shot with an aerial camera from a local tech firm, screens this weekend as part of the Wild & Scenic Film Festival. Jeremy will most likely be ...

Kids snowboarding off the roof - Flathead Publishing Group
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 16:54:59 GMT

Kids snowboarding off the roof
Flathead Publishing Group
A caller in Hungry Horse reported that a housekeeper had been stealing prescription drugs and money. 4:43 p.m. Officers responded to a report of kids snowboarding off the roof of the pump house for the fake waterfall on Nucleus Ave. in Columbia Falls. Jan.

Luxury heli-snowboarding gains popularity - South China Morning Post (subscription)
Thu, 08 Jan 2015 14:08:49 GMT

Luxury heli-snowboarding gains popularity
South China Morning Post (subscription)
Luxury has changed, hopefully forever. No longer consumed with the proverbial over-bling and showing off, the realm of luxury now values the privilege of access and the freedom of time more than anything else. And so, heli-snowboarding in remote, ...

British snowboarder Jamie Barrow, teachers Churchill Academy pupils tricks on ... - Cheddar Valley Gazette
Sat, 31 Jan 2015 09:10:43 GMT

Cheddar Valley Gazette

British snowboarder Jamie Barrow, teachers Churchill Academy pupils tricks on ...
Cheddar Valley Gazette
NOT all PE lessons involve snowboarding with Britain's fastest snowboarder, but Churchill students had that opportunity when Sky Sports Living For Sport mentor, Jamie Barrow, visited for the afternoon. Students walked over to Mendip Snowsports Centre ...

XON Snow-1 Adds More Value To Your Snowboarding Experience - Ubergizmo (blog)
Mon, 05 Jan 2015 02:42:20 GMT

Ubergizmo (blog)

XON Snow-1 Adds More Value To Your Snowboarding Experience
Ubergizmo (blog)
xon-snow1-1 [CES 2015] It is winter for those living in the northern hemisphere, and this means snow for many people although snow is not something that everyone would like to enjoy. Having said that, if you have a penchant for snowboarding, then you ...

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Austrian veteran seals maiden snowboarding world title on historic day at ... - Insidethegames.biz
Sat, 24 Jan 2015 02:20:22 GMT

Austrian veteran seals maiden snowboarding world title on historic day at ...
Insidethegames.biz
Austria's Claudia Riegler became the oldest winner of a snowboarding world title as she won the Austrian Claudia Riegler became the oldest snowboarder in history to win a world title as she took gold in the parallel giant slalom event at the ...

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Racine hosts downtown snowboarding, skiing event - Appleton Post Crescent
Tue, 13 Jan 2015 15:27:13 GMT

Appleton Post Crescent

Racine hosts downtown snowboarding, skiing event
Appleton Post Crescent
Mitch Holtz won the snowboard advanced competition. Rayce Ruffing and Christian Cape tied for first place in the ski advanced competition. The Downtown Rail Jam, presented by Real Racine, was part of The Big Chill Ice and Snow Festival. A portable ramp ...

What's it like to snowboard blindfolded? - Telegraph.co.uk
Tue, 13 Jan 2015 12:45:41 GMT

Telegraph.co.uk

What's it like to snowboard blindfolded?
Telegraph.co.uk
What kind of nutter puts on a blindfold to go snowboarding? That's the question I ask myself as I fumble helplessly for balance. I'm completely disorientated, sickeningly nervous and terrified of falling. And this is just my attempt to get on the ...

Slopestyle snowboarder Jamie Nicholls shows off skills - BBC Sport
Tue, 06 Jan 2015 01:07:26 GMT

BBC Sport

Slopestyle snowboarder Jamie Nicholls shows off skills
BBC Sport
Slopestyle snowboarder Jamie Nicholls shows off his off-piste skills by making his way through the Snow Centre in Hemel Hempstead. Ski Sunday presenters Graham Bell and Ed Leigh want your ski-related videos and pictures and will also answer your ...

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TransAM at Waterville Full Recap - Transworld Snowboarding
Tue, 06 Jan 2015 03:17:55 GMT

Transworld Snowboarding

TransAM at Waterville Full Recap
Transworld Snowboarding
Congratulations to the top three guys and gals who qualified for the Transworld SNOWboarding TransAM Finals at Bear Mountain, CA on March 14, 2015. 1st placers Nora Healey & Brendan Hart walked away with flight vouchers to Finals courtesy of Zumiez, ...

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'Julian the snowboarder' passes at age 103 - Summit Daily News
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 02:31:49 GMT

Summit Daily News

'Julian the snowboarder' passes at age 103
Summit Daily News
Vogt was a staple at Sunlight, where he famously took up snowboarding in his late '70s and kept at it up until just a few years ago when he switched to the relative safety of the Nordic trails. His snowboarding pursuits were even featured on NBC's ...

His job is to hit the slopes and ride the rails - Monadnock Ledger Transcript
Thu, 08 Jan 2015 00:32:57 GMT

Monadnock Ledger Transcript

His job is to hit the slopes and ride the rails
Monadnock Ledger Transcript
He rides for Eastern Boarder now, which has been an East Coast staple for snowboarding and skateboarding. It is well known all over the country as the shop for the Northeast, said childhood friend and tech rep for Spy Optics and DC snowboarding ...

The Manboys : Matt Belzile Full Part 2014 - Transworld Snowboarding
Fri, 09 Jan 2015 20:07:13 GMT

The Manboys : Matt Belzile Full Part 2014
Transworld Snowboarding
From The Manboys: Now here is a man that likes to discuss the goings-on of the global economy and eat pumpkin pie and pet animals. What we have here is a collection of his last season's finest moments in snowboarding. They have been carefully arranged ...


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