6 May 2017
*LPBR 13* / 2017
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
14 December 2012
Shooting Ride Spirit Attitude
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 (!)...
LAAX OPEN 2017 – Semi-Finals Slopestyle
12 April 2017
The 2017 World Rookie Finals went down with fantastic vibes as the quest to unveil the next Rookie snowboard superstars heated up when the world's finest young snowboarders converged on Kitzsteinhorn, Kaprun, Austria. Around 140 riders from all over experienced a whole week full of snowboard action having fun in the Snowpark Kitzsteinhorn, and – of course – to battle it out for the famous and much desired title of the World Rookie Champion.
Slopestyle World Rookie Champions are Takeru Ots...
World Rookie Finals 2017 – Kaprun (AUT) – Slopestyle Finals
21 January 2016
40 men and 20 women, with top riders from around the world, took their best to advance into the finals, which will take place on Friday. With a score of 90.50, Japan’s 17-year old superstar Ayumu Hirano was the only one with a score over 90 at world’s biggest halfpipe. Olympic gold medalist Torah Bright from Australia landed in top position at women’s competition after heated battles.
After holding freestyle contests for nearly 30 years, the LAAX OPEN 2016 signals a new era in snowboarding...
29 April 2008
The whole season of WILD RUSH X-trem production in 111 seconds
Starring Julien ROBICHON, Pierre GUYOT, Victor GALUCHOT, Mathias WEXCSTEEN, Benoit FAVRE, Chloé ROBICHON, Timoté VIDAUD, Charlie LICHNOWSKI, Alex LAUBE, Fabien GUENOT, Didier DAFFY, Jeremy PREVOST, Pierre-Marie SALLAZ...
Realised by Nico FAVRE
1 February 2017
No mountains? How’s about a black diamond roof? Ben shows again that a severe lack of Dutch mountains doesn’t stop him from riding. A board, a childhood home, a big fat old beanbag, and a bit of courage, that’s what gets you there.
30 January 2017
Ben redefined the treadmill by asking: ‘if you can run on it, why not ride it?’. And that’s exactly what we believe in. A lack of mountains doesn’t stop us from riding. All you need is your board or your skis, a whole bunch of creativity, and some guts. Voilá, new conditions are born.
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.