2 March 2012
LAAX/SUI (March 1, 2012) – Another bluebird day, spring temperatures and an epic Slopestyle course laid the groundwork for one of the Burton European Open’s most memorable slopestyle competitions earlier today. Jamie Anderson (USA) successfully defended her title and won the BEO Slopestyle for the second year in a row, while Aleksander Ostreng (NOR) won his first international title today. Both winners took home $15,000 and a world-class title to add to their snowboarding resumes.
TTR Burton European Open 2012 - Slopestyle Final
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27 December 2011
Launching into its 13th edition, the TTR Burton European Open will take place in LAAX from Feb. 25th -- March 3rd, 2012. 400 riders from all over the world will battle for BGOS & TTR World Ranking Points trying to get a share of the US$ 125.000 prize-purse in Halfpipe & Slopestyle competitions. Riders registration until January, 14th on opensnowboarding.com.
TTR Burton European Open 2012 - Trailer
22 January 2016
After a heated battle, the twelve slopestyle finalists for LAAX OPEN 2016 have been figured out. Swedish top-rider Sven Thorgren showed the best performance of the day with a score of 89.05. He is followed beneath others by Canadian superstar Mark McMorris, winner of Olympic bronze medal in 2014, who was second best with 88.90 points. Stale Sandbech, winner from previous year Burton European Championships, surprisingly didn’t made it into the finals after falling on both of his runs.
Laax Open 2016 – Slopestyle Semifinals
26 March 2007
all the finals runs men and women
Orage European Freeski Open - Halfpipe
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27 February 2012
The spaceshuttle MMXII has landed up at the 2012 TTR Burton European Open presented by MINI in Laax! After a great kick-off with the Junior Slopestyle on Saturday, the riding level went even higher in the Junior Halfpipe competition on Sunday.
Young riders from 14 countries - the youngest one aged 5 years - showed an amazing riding level. 13 year old Burton rider Miyabi Onitsuka (JPN) and 14 year old Stian Kleivdal (NOR) claimed their first big international titles in the Slopestyle, while...
TTR Burton European Open 2012 - Juniors
13 January 2017
The world of snowboarding is unthinkable without this event: the LAAX OPEN 2017 provide one week of snowboarding at its best. And in addition to the high-class international women’s and men’s slopestyle and halfpipe competitions sanctioned by FIS and TTR, cultural highlights and concerts at rocksresort deliver top entertainment. From January 16 to 21, 2017, the international snowboarding elite will gather at the Swiss winter-sports resort which was awarded “world’s best freestyle resort” a fe...
19 January 2017
The LAAX OPEN 2017 continued today under blue skies and a picture-perfect winter scenery. Today’s center of attention was the perfectly prepared and creative Slopestyle course consisting of 6 features. The best 24 men and 12 women from yesterday’s qualification were competing for a spot for Friday’s Slopestyle finals.
The men started first and showed their skills in two runs, with the best run counting. The Canadian dominance in yesterday’s qualification continued today with all seven (!)...
11 April 2017
Goofing around the slushy windlips on LAAX with the boys.
Music by Pasha - Told You By Now
Video by Spencer Whiting
Ståle Sandbech, Torgeir Bergrem, Len Jørgensen, Ludvig Billtoft.
24 January 2017
In this clip two professional snowboarders show and explain how to do their favorite Slopestyle tricks on the rail and box features in the Laax fun park. US snowboard professional Eric Willet explains how to do a Boardslide to 270 out on a rail and UK rider Billy Morgan explains how to do a Backside Lipslide on one of the other features.
24 January 2017
US-American riders Chloe Kim and Chase Josey win LAAX OPEN 2017 Halfpipe titles
Under blue skies spectators witnessed sick riding of all finalists in today’s event. For the ladies it was Chloe Kim (USA) who was unbeatable. Chloe managed to take the top spot with her best run (90.50 points), which started off with a Method, followed by a Frontside 1080 Tail, a Cab 540 Stale, a Switch Backside 540 Mute and finished with a Cab 720 Stalefish on her last hit. Chloe had this to say about her vic...