|US Open Snowboarding 2011 Athlete Interviews |
Luke Haddock interviewed by Ralph C. about The Jam plan, Jason Dubois from Quebec who came in 4th in Slopestyle. Meet Slopestyle ladies winners Enni Rukajarvi and Silje Norendal, and TTR Women's overall winner Jamie Anderson, at this breakfast interview.
Video by Lauren Traub Teton exclusive for SnowboardSecrets.T
|Chas Guldemond, Michaela Davis-Meehan and John Weaver - Burton U.S. Open Snowboarding Championship |
Meet Michaela Davis-Meehan, Slope Styler from New Castle, Australia, who competes in the Rev Tour, Junior World Competition. European Open, and Australian Open. She rides for Billabong, K2, and Smith.
Meet John Weaver, new "Voice of the US Open, who shares his secrets on the career path to announcing the Worldwide Opens.
And meet local favorite and 3rd place winner in the 2011 slopestyle here, Chas Guldemond (at 3:17)
Video by Lauren Traub Teton
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|Slopestyle Battle 2011 - Willet vs. McMorris, US Open Snowboard Championship |
US Open Snowboard Championship Slopestyle Battle 2011 - Willet vs. McMorris Eric Willet and Mark McMorris battle it out in the last runs of the Slopestyle.
Before that Eric Willet gives us the low-down on the next day's upcomng US Open Slopestyle Comp and gives a shout out to his home mountain of Breckenridge, CO. This summer he plans to swing through Windell's, Camp of Champions, and hopefully New Zealand. He's on an Omatic Snowboard and got his start competing in USASA.
Mark McMorris has been riding for Burton since October and stunned the world last week by landing the first backside triple cork 1440 trick at a TransWorld Snowboarding shoot, called "The Park Session," at Snowmass, Colo., on March 2, 2011. More at http://snowboardnews.tv/videos.php?category_id=43 Video by Lauren Traub Teton exclusive for SnowboardSecrets.TV.
|Excuse me, are you Danny Davis?? |
Excuse me, R U You Danny Davis? That about sums it up, our serendipitous meeting of Danny Davis as he strolls through the US Open 2011 of Snowboarding with his deck. Frankly, we were tongue-tied by his friendliness and couldn't think of anything else to ask him! See the clip of Danny and friends at closing time of the Burton Party Friday night at the Open. Then be sure to check out the longer version of the Burton Party on SnowboardSecrets.TV. Video by Lauren Traub Teton exclusive for SnowboardSecrets.TV
|US Open Snowboard Championship 2011 - Friday! Pre-Cap Including THE PARTY!|
This video "pre-cap" takes us through Friday at the Burton US Open Snowboarding Championship 2011 at Stratton Mountain, VT. We meet Slopestyle Winners Eric Willet and Jamie Anderson for a chat before their contests. Luke Haddock, Ulrik Badertscher, Yale Cousino, and Sondre Tiller say a few words. We have a word with Slopestyle men's winners Mark McMorris, Chas Guldemond and near winner Jason Dubois as well as ladies winners Enni Rukajarvi and Silje Norendal. New " voice of the US Open" John Weaver tells us how he got his gig in the longer interview version. Lauren asks the mustachioed man the absurd question of the day "Are you Danny Davis?" and ... he is! We check out the rail jam set-up by daylight and "The Jam" action outdoors and in after dark. Then it's blacklight and dancing at the Burton Rider's Party. Video by Lauren Traub Teton exclusive for SnowboardSecrets.TV.
|Bailey Duran Interview 2.19.11 at Catamount|
Bailey Duran is 5 years old and in her first full season of snowboarding. This young snowboarding phenom is competing in USASA against kids up to 7 years old in the Ruggies age Class. She is a national points leader in boardercross and halfpipe,riding for Eternal Snowboard Shop.
Here we talk with Bailey at Catamount at the CMS USASA halfpipe competition awards ceremony in February 2011 - that's the Catskill Mountain Series, led by series director Bob Basil.
Video by Lauren Traub Teton SnowboardSecrets.TV
|Mountain Creek After Dark, Jan 2011, Vernon, New Jersey |
Friday night at Mountain Creek, and it's all about the dancing! First we meet Sal Good to talk about our lesson tomorrow at Switch Academy, then we meet his crew, TJ Santana, Jeff, Tory, and Cam. Next, we meet the Wayne Dancers, from Wayne, outdoors at the Vernon Base and dip into the Hex. And we share a cab, that's Cabriolet, our favorite ride.
Then down to the Granite Peak base where we share a SnowboardSecret or two. And we meet the very stoked Brian from Hoboken who has gotten the grab tonight and proclaims "it's Vermont quality snow" in Vernon, NJ. Now it's party time with Unexplained Bacon at the Kink Bar, at the South Peak Base Lodge. Mountain Creek local Sean Black tells us about his upcoming Feb. 11 party at the Kink and Janelle models a fur hat. Video by Lauren Traub Teton exclusive for SnowboardSecrets.TV.
|Tom Weiss Park Run - Short Version |
Less talk and more action in this more tightly edited version of our video "Tom Weiss Top to Bottom Park Run" at Mountain Creek plus the missing tree bonk footy. Tom's riding the 2012 Anon "Gnome" board and just won the Peanut Butter and Rail Jam last week at Mountain Creek. Video by Lauren Traub Teton exclusive for SnowboardSecrets.TV.
|Tom Weiss Park Run Top to Bottom, Mountain Creek South, Jan. 2011 |
Tom Weiss, park rider extraordinaire lets us tag along on a run at Mountain Creek's South snowboard terrain parks We try to keep up and keep him in the camera frame as he blasts tricks on and off the features.. He's on an awesome Burton 2012 board with a gnome on it. Special appearances by Sal Good and Bro Chase.
See the video where Lauren attends Switch Academy and her teacher Sal Good gets her doing 180s frontside, back, and switch in one lesson.
Video by Lauren Traub Teton
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|Nashoba Freeride Series Rail Jam - January 16, 2010 |
Nashoba Valley Ski Reosrt raises them up and throws it down in the first of 3 terrain park events this season. Park Manager Keith Kreischer gives an update of this 3 rail feature event with mostly the local crew competing.Skiers Bobby Sullivan in the yellow pants and Tim do the misty flip. Sophie gives the 2 hand plant she worked on at snowboard camp a go on the rooftop box. We interview hard-working "out of towner" Nicholas Legere who competed in 2 rail jams in one day this season. And we catch up with 16 year-old Zach Normandin, Nashoba local who won 12th in slopestyle Open Class at USASA Nationals last season and has been interviewed by Trans World Snowboarding.
Then we visit Nashoba's Tubing Park, the largest one in New England. It even has an observation deck where parents not tubing can party to the music while their kids tube.
Video by Lauren Traub Teton