12 Finalists Set for Women's Grand Prix Snowboarding Halfpipe
The men got things started in the morning, but the women provided a great encore with their own Snowboarding Halfpipe qualification and semifinals in the afternoon. Two heats of 31 riders were widdled down to 6 for Friday's finals. Here's your field for Friday's Sprint U.S. Grand Prix Women's Snowboarding finals:
Zhifeng Sun (CHN)
Kaitlyn Farrington (USA)
Ellery Hollingsworth (USA)
Arielle Gold (USA)
Jiayu Liu (CHN)
Kelly Clark (USA)
The lines of jumps and rails at Park City offer up some of the best terrain park riding in the country and within the boundaries of the groomers set by the illustrious PC Park Staff is the sweetest zone of all, Neffland. In episode 3 of I Ride Neffland, IRPC presents a variety pack of top tier locals, including Blaze Kotsenburg, Gus Warbington, Griffin Siebert, Aaron Biitner, and Shane Wright, who exhibit technical trickery on a variety of features in Neff’s candy-themed park.
*Rescheduled for Saturday March 8 due to conditions* The University of Utah presents the 2014 NCAA Championships.
The Bartender’s Cup is fun, community event celebrating bar and restaurant employees. Teams of 4 will compete in an on-mountain/off-mountain obstacle course testing both speed & skill behind the bar and on the slopes. Up to 16 teams will compete in a head-to-head bracketed battle for bragging rights, with one team taking home the coveted Bartenders’ Cup.
We're back with Episode 5 of the I Ride Park City series. Watch Alex Sherman, CodY Rosenthal, Griffin Siebert, Christian Connors, Jack Dawe, Merrick Joyce, and Ozzy Henning session new features on upper 3 Kings and Pick N Shovel runs. Filmed and Edited by Pat Fenelon.
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We put together a stairset to match the one on the Sochi Winter Games slopestyle course. It looks like practice makes perfect.
The Grand Prix was an amazing event and it was truly incredible to see what those athletes could do. But the best part is that they left the course up for everyone else to enjoy. Enjoyment might be an understatement though. Featuring the talents of McRae Williams, Lucas Wachs, Joey Van Der Meer, Tom Wallisch, Steve Stepp, John Kutcher, Luka Melloni, Dale Talkington, Dylan Ferguson, Andy Partridge, Dylan Sondrup, and Tim McChesney.