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Snowboarder Week In Review: August 12 2016

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Snowboarding News | Friday August 12, 2016 | Shared By: Snowboarder Mag

Welcome to SNOWBOARDER Week in Review for the second week of August, a time when summer snowboarding in the Nothern Hemisphere is winding down, riding in the Southern Hemisphere is heating up, and we’re still just waiting for winter.

BUCK HILL DEFIES MOTHER NATURE WITH YEAR-ROUND SNOWBOARDING.

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The fake snow slopes will open in Sepetmber.





Stoked @zakhale flew from Australia to shred for a day at our @highcascade session! #EndlessWinter #SkyMiles


A video posted by lickthecat (@lickthecat) on Aug 10, 2016 at 9:19pm PDT





NOW THIS IS PROPER OLYMPIC COMMENTARY.


I would be straight lounging in those hot tubs behind the diving boards


— sage kotsenburg (@sagekotsenburg) August 8, 2016



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p: Huggy


SPEAKING OF THE OLYMPICS.

Iouri Podladtchikov has announced his intention to compete in skateboarding in Tokyo in 2020.


ECHO RESORT HAS NEW OWNER.

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p: Echo Mountain


The Colorado former-park haven was purchased casually by a 27-year-old.


FREEBOARDING…?



Skateboarders already think of us snowboarders as kooks, this video further justifies their accusations. (Notice the dude in pajama bottoms straight chillin’.)


Week in Review is compiled by the SNOWBOARDER staff.


Read the full SNOWBOARDER Week in Review: August 12, 2016 article on Snowboarder Magazine.

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