Category Archives: Snowboarding

The Ski Channel

The Ski Channel – have you seen it yet?   When I first heard about The Ski Channel I had been wondering why it took so long to get one in the first place.   The good news is – it's here!  And you may already have The Ski Channel included in your basic cable [...]

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Vancouver 2010 – It’s a wrap!

Actually – it was a wrap 3 weeks ago.  I have not had a post in quite some time.  Leading up to the Olympics I was absolutely sure there was going to be a great deal to write about.  That I was going to cover as many of the great stories as possible.  The reality [...]

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Take your pick – either run is worth Gold!

  Shaun White snowboarded to achieve back-to-back Olympic Golds this week at Vancouver, and it appears as if his Project X training has paid off.  Shaun's first run – 46.8  Enough to put him clearly ahead in the competition.  Standing atop the mouth of the pipe, Shaun watched as each of his competitors could not [...]

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Doublecork McTwist 1260

Shaun White landed his new trick Friday night, a Doublecork McTwist 1260, at the U.S. Snowboarding Grand Prix Olympic qualifier in Park City, Utah.  With a near perfect score of 49.0, White has not only secured a spot on the Olympic team, but has made it absolutely clear to the other Olympic competitors, that he [...]

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Lift Line Etiquette

You just had your morning espresso and you are ready to head to the top of the mountain for the first time of the day.  You walk out into the brisk cold air and you are greeted by everybody else and their mother trying to ride the same lift to the top as you.  Sound [...]

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