Visa U.S. Grand Prix Results
The two plankers got their chance in the Eagle Superpipe today and wow, did they ever show off their skills. The ladies' led things off and the U.S.A.'s Maddie Bowman showed that wins in Copper and XGames were no fluke and took her third straight Gold with a 85.2 on her first run.
Women's winner Maddie Bowman.
Ayana Onozuka of Japan followed closely behind with a 84.4 while Virginie Faivre of Switzerland filled out the Ladies' podium with an 82.8. Full women's results availble here.
Women's podium, Faivre / Bowman / Onozuka
The men's competition wound up tightly bunched, with all three men on the podium scoring in the 93's. The U.S.A. got both the top two spots with David Wise showing why he secured XGames gold and scoring a 93.8 and Torin Yater-Wallace just two tenths of a point back at 93.6 France's Kevin Rolland, who always seems to excel in the Eagle Superpipe (finished 2nd in the 2011 FIS World Ski Championships here) was just behind at 93. Full men's results available here.
Tucker Perkins trying to match the Sprint height banner.
Kevin Rolland grabbing high.
Men's podium, Rolland / Wise / Yater-Wallace
The latest I Ride Park City edit features team rider Alex Sherman aka "littlest" snow surfing around the 3 Kings park. Filmed and Edited by Pat Fenelon, additional filming Brogen Reed.
We're back with Episode 5 of the I Ride Park City Ski series! Watch Will Wesson, Steve Stepp, Khai Krepela, Tim McChesney and Torin Yater-Wallace rip through every feature on the 3 Kings run. Filmed by Thomas Arnell and Andrew Napier Edited by Thomas Arnell.
Check out Griffin Siebert as he slashes, carves, jibs, and airs the park at Park City. Filmed and Edited by Pat Fenelon, additional filming Brogen Reed.
The 4th episode of our I Ride Park City ski series, featuring Joss Christensen, Justin Dorey, Byron Wells, McRae Williams, Tom Wallisch, Nicky Keefer, Jake Doan, Andy Partridge, Dylan Sondrup, and Quinn Wolferman Filmed By Oliver Hoblitzelle and Andrew Napier. Edited by Oliver Hoblitzelle
The world's best snowboarders threw down in the Eagle Superpipe this weekend.
Men's and women's halfpipe finals went down today in the Eagle Superpipe.
I Ride Park City All Stars Joss Christensen, McRae Williams, and Tom Wallisch competed on their home turf today & nabbed 3 of the top 5 spots: 1, 2, 5 respectively.
Men's and women's US Snowboarding slopestyle finals: February 27, 2015.
Episode 6 is live featuring Griffin Siebert, Ben Bilodeau, Sam Taxwood, Ozzy Henning, Alex Rodway and Sage Kotsenburg sessioning the Merill Mini Pipe and the rest of 3 Kings park! Filmed and Edited by Pat Fenelon, additional filming Brogen Reed.
You can win an I Ride Park City hat signed by Park City All Star (and Olympic Gold Medalist) Joss Christensen.
Big Bear local Zak Hale spends a lot of time in Utah, rooming with our very own team rider Sage Kotsenburg. We caught up with him for some I Ride Park City laps before he went off on his winter filming trips. Enjoy! Filmed and edited by Pat Fenelon.
The 3rd episode of our I Ride Park City ski series is fire! It features Joss Christensen, Tim McChesney, Dylan Ferguson, Niklas Eriksson, and Steve Stepp. Filmed And Edited By Andrew Napier