It’s really hard to believe ten years has past since we at Eastern Boarder were dreaming up a spring snowboard event that we could all blow off some steam at. “Last Call” as it was dubbed, was simply a good reason to gather up shop employees, friends, and our local reps to have a few good laughs with on the trails together.
Brooke Voigt struck gold at the 2010 Arctic Winter Games in Grande Prarie, Alberta last week. Among a field of international competitors she grabbed 3 gold medals (halfpipe, slopestyle, boarder cross), 1 silver (banked slalom) and the Overall Title for Junior Females.
Ursina Haller (SUI), Holly Crawford (AUS) and Mercedes Nicoll (CAN) shine from the podium
Congrats to Ursina Haller for taking 2nd at LG’s FIS Snowboard World Cup!
Here’s an excerpt form FIS Snowboard from Ursina herself.
Congratulations to the newest K2 Team Rider, Matts Kulisek for taking home the win for the 2010 Ride Shakedown!
L-R: Manuel Diaz, Hana Beaman, Matts Kulisek, Megan Ginter, Megan Whiteside, E-Man
2010 Ride Shakedown Finals
1: Matts Kulisek
2: Manuel Diaz
3: E-Man Anderson
1: Megan Ginter
2: Hana Beaman
3: Megan Whiteside
For more information about the event check out Transworld Snowboarding HERE!
Aspen/Snowmass and Gretchen Bleiler will host the third annual CoverGirl Snow Angels Invitational. This is an all-female lifestyle event featuring a snowboard superpipe contest in Snowmass April 2-4, 2010.
“I’m really looking forward to the third annual CoverGirl Snow Angels Invitational, especially after the craziness of the Olympics,” said two-time Olympian and 2010 Winter X Games gold medalist Gretchen Bleiler, “this will be a great opportunity to focus on progressive riding and quality time with all of the girls.”
For more information on the CoverGirl Snow Angels Invitational or anything regarding Aspen/Snowmass please visit www.aspensnowmass.com or call 1-800-525-6200
Julien Falco wins the Freeride World Qualifier Event in Nendaz Switzerland and gets a wild card for the final of the Freeride World Tour at the Nissan Xtreme in Verbier.
For ful results, pix and video footage check:
To check out the latest bangers of our French Teamrider Ben Thomas Javid, just follow:
Date: Saturday, March 13th
Title: K2 Snowboard DEMO – Sol Vista Basin, CO
Location: Sol Vista Basin, Colorado
Description: Consumer Demo with multiple brands where you can try our some of the new K2 equipment!