It's coming next week. Be sure to be there. We will !
 
Canada Snowboard is proud to host the 2014 Sport Chek AIR NATION; a national championship that gathers the rising stars in Freestyle Snowboard from across the country. From March 19th to 23rd, athletes will do their best to polish up their tricks and impress our judges on the Half Pipe and the Slopestyle course at the Winsport's Canada Olympic Park.
 
Sport Chek AIR NATION is sanctioned as a FIS event and 3 STAR event by the World Snowboard Tour (TTR). There will be a grand total of $20 000 up for grabs in prizing that will be distributed amongst the categories.
 
Aspen, Colo. (March 4, 2014) – On March 19-23rd, the world’s best snowboarders will descend on Aspen, Colorado to try their hand on a halfpipe (or two) that is unlike anything ever seen before.  For the first time ever, two competition-spec halfpipes will be constructed side-by-side, complete with rails, wallrides, channels and other unique features sprinkled throughout the custom built snow feature. 
 
Montreal, March 12, 2014 – For a 13th consecutive year, the world’s best riders will travel to Mont Saint-Sauveur next month for the Ride Shakedown presented by Videotron Mobile. The snowboard competition, ranked as a 5-star event on the World Snowboard Tour, will take place on Friday, April 4, and Saturday, April 5. 
 
Vail, Colorado – March 7th 2014
 
Jamie Anderson wins US Open and claims her third World Snowboard Tour title
Stale Sandbech places second and takes his first World Snowboard Tour Slopestyle title
 
Kelly Clark and Yiwei Zhang place first for Burton US Open presented by MINI Halfpipe finals
Still seeking the Men’s World Snowboard Tour Halfpipe Champion
 
Chloe Kim is the youngest World Snowboard Tour Overall Champion
Kelly Clark and Taku Hiraoka are the 2014 World Snowboard Tour Halfpipe Champions

Stale Sandbech takes World Snowboard Tour Overall and Slopestyle trophies home
Maxence Parrot is the 2014 Big Air Champion
Jamie Anderson takes 3rd World Snowboard Tour Trophy home
 
After exciting semi finals and finals of the top eight, tonight was the time for the last decision: Which one of the international riders will  be able to take home this years Spring Battle victory? The established live video judging again attracted loads of spectators and freestyle fans to the Festsaal in Flachau, which were given a recap of the whole contest by legendary speaker Henry Jackson before the judges reviewed the runs of the finalists and announced their scores live on stage. Billy Morgan was the one who was able to leave the others behind and scored  himself with a Backside Triple Cork 1620° his first victory at Spring Battle in Absolut Park.
 
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Photos from the 2014 Snowboard Jamboree Halfpipe event (Stoneham ).
 
Photos from the 2014 Snowboard Jamboree Big Air event ( DownTown Québec City ).
 
Beijing, CHINA – January 11th, 2014 – For the first time in more than a few years, the Red Bull Nanshan Open was finally graced with ideal conditions for day two with the men’s finals and super finals! With the field of 15 narrowed down to 6 following the finals, at the end of the day it was Austria’s Mathias Weissenbacher who topped the podium in first, taking home a cool US$20,000 and 850 World Snowboard Tour Ranking Points.
 
Beijing, CHINA – January 10th, 2014 – Day 1 of the 12th Red Bull Nanshan Open, a 5 Star World Snowboard Tour Event, was all about the ladies! As the competition’s second year featuring riders of the female variety, spectators were treated to some of the best ladie’s riding in the world as 28 male riders and 9 female riders from 10 different countries hit the Nanshan Mellow Park, located just outside the China’s capital.
 
 Québec City, Tuesday, December 17, 2013– Mark the date in your diaries: female boarders will be strutting their stuff on the huge Big Air structure on Friday, January 17, 2014, in downtown Québec City at the Mazda Snowboard Jamboree presented by Videotron Mobile. For the first time in the sport’s history, a handful of women will be invited to take part in a demo right before the men compete in the FIS Snowboard World Cup presented by Videotron Mobile at Îlot Fleurie.
 
Now a staple in any up-and-coming contest rider’s resume, the Red Bull Nanshan Open’s twelfth year is all about continuing what it does best. After last year’s successful introduction of a Womens division, 2014 sees the World Snowboard Tour 5 Star Event extend this field from 5 to 12 riders and their prize pool boosted to $25,000! Not to be forgotten, the Men’s division will be the largest yet with $50,000 up for grabs. Given the ever-increasing fanbase snowboarding enjoys in China and the recent addition of slopestyle to the Winter Olympics, all eyes near and far will be on this classic event. It all goes down this January 10th and 11th at the Nanshan Mellow Park just outside of Beijing, China.
 
Sven Thorgren is the winner of today´s Air & Style Beijing 2013. The Swedish rider prevailed in a world-class superfinal of the best four riders with a Backside 1440 Mute over Sage Kotsenburg, Kim Rune Hansen and Torgeir Bergrem. From Round 1 on he showed a very high level of performance on the world´s biggest artificial snowboard ramp. His victory at the 6Star World Snowboard Tour contest in front of a total of 13,000 thousand spectators pays off with 1,000 points for the World Snowboard Tour ranking and the major share of the 100,000 US-$ prize money.
 
Québec City, Thursday, December 5, 2013 – It was at the FIS Snowboard World Championships in January 2013 that the Stairsmasters competition changed direction with its MOVIE edition. It proved a hit and the formula will be back for the next edition of the Mazda Snowboard Jamboree presented by Videotron Mobile from January 16 to 19, 2014. The organizing committee, Guillaume Brochu—a designer who has worked on the event for years—and Alex Cantin from the DéjàVumovie will be going all out to make this edition of the video contest a spectacular success, with a thrilling finale slated for Saturday, January 18 at the official Snowboard Jamboree party at the ExpoCité Hangar.
 
PreJib Le Relais 2013