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Top Athletes Land At Dew Tour

Snowboarding News: Breckenridge | Thursday December 10, 2015

It might be early in the season, but the competition is more stacked than it’s ever been for the eighth Dew Tour in Breckenridge. Olympic and X Games medalists along with Dew Tour champs eager to defend their titles pull out jaw-dropping tricks in snowboard and freeski superpipe and slopestyle contests... Shared by: Breckenridge Read Article...

The Burton Team At Peace Park 2015

Snowboarding News: Snowboarder Mag | Wednesday November 25, 2015

This past spring, Danny Davis once again collaborated with Mountain Dew and Burton to create a one-of-a-kind set up to be sessioned by some of the most prolific park riders in the world. While Danny, along with many of his fellow park savvy snowboarders, spends much of the season dropping... Shared by: Snowboarder Mag Read Article...

2015 Burton Us Open Halfpipe Finals Video

Snowboarding News: Snowboarder Mag | Sunday March 08, 2015

It has been twenty-seven years since halfpipe debuted at the Open and since then, it has reigned as one of the most iconic transition contests in all of snowboarding On Saturday, March 8, 2015, under sunny, blue skies, the men’s and women’s halfpipe finals at the thirty-third iteration of this... Shared by: Snowboarder Mag Read Article...

Kelly Clark And Taku Hiraoka Take First Place In Halfpipe Finals At The 33rd Annual Burton Us Open

Snowboarding News: Snowboarder Mag | Sunday March 08, 2015

words: Mary Walsh photos: Aaron Blatt and Mark Clavin Halfpipe finals at the Burton US Open Snowboarding Championships have long been one of the most iconic days of the winter calendar. As the longest running contest in our sport, it was the Open that legitimized competitive snowboarding when the mainstream media and... Shared by: Snowboarder Mag Read Article...

Taku Hiraoka Wins 2015 Burton Us Open Pipe Full Runs And Interviews

Snowboarding News: Transworld Snowboarding | Saturday March 07, 2015

Taku Hiraoka was on fire today at the 33rd Burton US Open. The post Taku Hiraoka Wins 2015 Burton US Open Pipe: Full Runs And Interviews . Shared by: Transworld Snowboarding Read Article...

Taku Hiraokas 2015 Burton Us Open Winning Halfpipe Run

Snowboarding News: Transworld Snowboarding | Saturday March 07, 2015

Amplitude counts for a full 25 percent of a rider's score and Japan's Taku Hiraoka had plenty of it at the Burton US Open pipe. The post Taku Hiraoka’s 2015 Burton US Open Winning Halfpipe Run . Shared by: Transworld Snowboarding Read Article...

2015 Burton Us Open Announces Halfpipe Semi Finals Results

Snowboarding News: Snowboarder Mag | Thursday March 05, 2015

Ben Ferguson. photo: Blotto Vail, CO (March 5, 2015) —Blue skies greeted competitors and fans on day two of the 33rd annual Burton US Open Snowboarding Championships presented by MINI. The halfpipe semi-finals featured a stacked field of 16 women and 30 men competing in Vail Mountain’s 22-foot superpipe during a... Shared by: Snowboarder Mag Read Article...

X Games Aspen 2015 Mens Halfpipe Finals Video

Snowboarding News: Snowboarder Mag | Friday January 23, 2015

Danny Davis extends his reign at X Games Aspen, doubling his gold medal count with back-to-back victories in men’s halfpipe. Taku Hiraoka takes silver and Iouri Podladtchikov earns bronze. Check out photos and recap from the 2015 men’s halfpipe finals and enjoy the action here, in video form. Watch Danny Davis’... Shared by: Snowboarder Mag Read Article...

Danny Davis Wins Gold At X Games Aspen Mens Halfpipe For The Second Year In A Row

Snowboarding News: Snowboarder Mag | Friday January 23, 2015

words: Mary Walsh photos: Aaron Blatt captions: Pat Bridges Halfpipe finals has long been emblematic of the entire X Games Aspen weekend. Under the lights in the center of the Buttermilk base area, the 22-foot behemoth is an archetypal, bright, snowy site, with pristinely cut sides and perfect transition. It’s a competition icon... Shared by: Snowboarder Mag Read Article...

Elm Company Announces New Ownership Bryan Iguchi And Mark Carter Join As Partners

Snowboarding News: Snowboarder Mag | Tuesday October 28, 2014

Los Angeles (October 28, 2014) – Elm Company, an eleven-year-old company known for its headwear designs, announced today the brand’s new ownership and direction. With roots planted in Los Angeles, Elm was founded in 2003 by friends Brett Wiley and Alex Karayan. In 2006, Wiley stepped away from Elm and... Shared by: Snowboarder Mag Read Article...

Chloe Kim Is The Youngest World Snowboard Tour Overall Champion

Snowboarding News: US Snowboarding | Saturday March 08, 2014

Chloe Kim is the youngest World Snowboard Tour Overall Champion Kelly Clark and Taku Hiraoka are the 2014 World Snowboard Tour Halfpipe Champions Stale Sandbech takes World Snowboard Tour Overall and Slopestyle trophies home Maxence Parrot is the 2014 Big Air Champion Jamie Anderson takes 3rd World Snowboard Tour Trophy... Shared by: US Snowboarding Read Article...

The Final Event Here At The Burton Us Open Presented By Mini Usa Has Come To It

Snowboarding News: Burton | Saturday March 08, 2014

The final event here at the Burton US Open presented by MINI USA has come to it's conclusion! Congratulations to our men's halfpipe winners! 1st Taylor Gold, 2nd Taku Hiraoka, 3rd David Habluetzel, 4th Ben Ferguson, and 5th Kent Callister. We will see you at the Capital Cities... Shared by: Burton Read Article...

Thats A Wrap For Mens Halfpipe Semi Finals Here At The Burton Us Open Presente

Snowboarding News: Burton | Thursday March 06, 2014

That's a wrap for men's halfpipe semi finals here at the Burton US Open presented by @miniusa! Congrats to the top 10 riders moving on to finals: Yiwei Zang, @taylor_gold, @ben_ferguson, @gabe_ferguson, Jake Pates, @david_habluetzel, Louie Vito, Taku Hiraoka, Kent Callister, and @hitschhaller! Tune in tomorrow for slopestyle finals here... Shared by: Burton Read Article...

Iouri Podladtchikov Wins Halfpipe Gold In Sochi

Snowboarding News: TSG | Thursday February 27, 2014

CONGRATS IPOD! It was amazing and a roller-coaster watching halfpipe qualies and finals. And at the end you made it!!! After a long day filled with many ups and downs, TSG ripper Iouri Podladtchikov claimed the Olympic halfpipe gold medal, upseating Shaun White from his 8 year reign. 2nd and... Shared by: TSG Read Article...

Interview Terje Haakonsen Talks The Arctic Challenge 2014 The Olympics And Riding Switch At The Mt Baker Banked Slalom

Snowboarding News: Snowboarder Mag | Wednesday February 19, 2014

p: Aaron Blatt words: Pat Bridges Within the canon of snowboarding few protagonists have been as prolific, inspiring, and influential as Terje Haakonsen. Both on the snow and off, Haakon has strived to manifest change through action. Whether conjuring new dimensions of board control in the middle of a backcountry line or... Shared by: Snowboarder Mag Read Article...

Kaitlyn Farrington Wins Gold In Womens Halfpipe At The 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics

Snowboarding News: Snowboarder Mag | Wednesday February 12, 2014

words: T. Bird photos: jdpfreesport.com The snowboard world was shocked last night when gold medal favorite Shaun White was missing from the podium for the first time in the last three Olympic Games and no Americans were in medal contention in an event that we have dominated for over a decade. Shaun... Shared by: Snowboarder Mag Read Article...

Japanese Wunderkind Ayumu Hirano Wins Halfpipe Silver Medal In Sochi Hiraoka Takes Bronze

Snowboarding News: Oakley | Tuesday February 11, 2014

Everyone had the same canvas on which to work. Many were critical of the Halfpipe conditions in Sochi, but that didn’t seem to bother Ayumu Hirano. As the sport has come to expect from the 15-year-old Japanese wunderkind, his amplitude was greater and his tricks more technical and stylish. And... Shared by: Oakley Read Article...

Iouri Podladtchikov Wins Gold In Mens Halfpipe At The 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics

Snowboarding News: Snowboarder Mag | Tuesday February 11, 2014

Words: T. Bird Photos: Huggy The men’s snowboard halfpipe final tonight was a nail biter to say the least, and in the end, two-time Olympic gold medalist Shaun White got flat out beat by Iouri Podladtchikov. There’s no doubt that men’s halfpipe will more than likely be one of the most watched events... Shared by: Snowboarder Mag Read Article...

Greg Bretz Wins Snowboard Superpipe Finals Shaun White Takes Second At The Dew Tour Ion Mountain Championships

Snowboarding News: Snowboarder Mag | Monday December 16, 2013

Breckenridge, Colo. – December 14, 2013 In a thrilling finish at the Dew Tour iON Mountain Championships first final of the dayGreg Bretz won the men’s Snowboard Superpipe Finals, and 1,000 points towards his USSA standings. The iON Mountain Championships serves as the first official U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA)... Shared by: Snowboarder Mag Read Article...

Winter Dew Tour Ion Mountain Championships 2013

Snowboarding News: Alli Sports | Monday December 16, 2013

In a thrilling finish at the Dew Tour iON Mountain Championships first final of the day Greg Bretz won the men’s Snowboard Superpipe Finals, and 1,000 points towards his USSA standings. The iON Mountain Championships serves as the first official U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association (USSA) Olympic team selection event... Shared by: Alli Sports Read Article...

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