Elite level snowboardcross and skicross event tour.
A first-year U.S. Snowboarding pro team slopestyle athlete, Hailey Langland has had some pretty unreal results this season.
The Polartec Big Air at Fenway, an officially sanctioned U.S. Grand Prix Tour event that will take place at Fenway Park in Boston on February 11-12, 2016, will go on sale Thursday, November 12, at noon ET on redsox.com/bigair.
Tickets for the Big Air at Fenway will go on sale at 12 p.m. noon ET on November 12, 2015.
The U.S. Revolution Tour has announced its 12th season, with a four stops tour for both freeskiing and snowboarding.
Amongst actors, philanthropists, the president's daughter and scientists, 15-year-old Chloe Kim appeared in TIME's annual list of the 30 Most Influential Teens of 2015. She was named due to her gold medal at X Games when she was only 14.
The U.S. Grand Prix, the longest running winter action sports tour, has announced its 20th season schedule, with three stops including Mammoth Mountain, CA, Park City, UT and the first-ever Grand Prix stadium big air in Boston’s legendary Fenway Park.
After five years as the head slopestyle coach for the U.S. Snowboarding team, Bill Enos is set to retire from his coaching role.
Fenway Park will host a big air snowboarding and freeskiing U.S. Grand Prix tour event on February 11-12, 2016.
After making a kale salad with Brian Boitano earlier this year, Alex Deibold got back together with Team USA to work a little more on his cooking skills. The culinary challenge this time: spaghetti squash pasta.
Janks was recently down under in New Zealand, coaching riders at Winter Games NZ. While there, Queenstown.com asked him five questions asking him five questions about his leadership skills, grassroots development and more.
Fighting fog and falls in the Audi quattro Winter Games NZ halfpipe, the Americans struggled in the halfpipe on Sunday, with Greg Bretz (Mammoth Lakes, CA) finishing as the top American, just off the podium in fourth.
Chris Corning of the USA made the very last qualifying spot for the FIS Snowboard World Cup Slopestyle, but came out of nowhere to win the finals at Cardrona Alpine Resort. Jamie Anderson took the win for the women, while Hailey Langland grabbed third.
Some of the world’s top riders soared into perfect blue skies at Cardrona Alpine Resort to launch the first snowboard event of Audi quattro Winter Games NZ 2015—the slopestyle qualifiers.
Kelly Clark (West Dover, VT) has been named as a finalist for the Women’s Sports Foundation’s 2015 Sportswoman of the Year Award.
Hole Shot Tour
The Hole Shot Cross Tour is a competition designed to bridge the gap between grassroots and world cup level for Snowboardcross and Skicross. The event also brings together athletes across the country to identify the top juniors in the country. Athletes 15 (SBX)/ 16 (SX) and older compete together in an open-class style event. The top juniors will be named to U.S. Snowboarding’s and U.S. Freeskiing Project Gold, a group of the top development athletes in the country who will train together in the summer and are invited to other select projects. Athletes also qualify for Junior World Championships and World Cup events from the Hole Shot Tour. Athletes must have a current National USSA license and FIS license prior to registering.
2016 Hole Shot Event Schedule:
February 16-19 - Ski Cooper, CO (SBX x 2, SX x 2)
February 29 - March 3 - Sugarloaf, ME (SBX x 2 SX x 2)
March 14-17 - Squaw Valley, CA (SBX x 2, SX x 2)
April 3 - Copper, CO - NorAm Finals/USASA Open Class (SBX)
April 10 - Copper, CO - NorAm Finals/ USASA Open Class (SX)
2016 Revolution Tour Event schedule:
February 20-21 - Ski Cooper, CO (SBX / SX)
March 4 - Sugarloaf, ME (SBX / SX)
March 18 - Squaw Valley, CA (SBX / SX)
Hole Shot and Revolution Tour (SBX / SX) Online registration will open on December 1, 2015.