Matt Ladley & Kyle Mack Step Up at Mammoth Grand Pri... / Jan.20.2014
Friday’s Halfpipe Qualifier #3 at the Mammoth Grand Prix produced stiff competition with seven scores above 90 points. Matt Ladley, who had stomped a frontside 180 heading switch into a huge cab 7, followed by a front 12, backside 9, front 9, back 5, and then front double 10, placed 3rd with a score of 93.
Saturday’s Slopestyle Qualifier #5 marked the end of qualifying for the U.S. Snowboard Slopestyle team, and was by far one of the toughest competitions of the year. Kyle Mack took his second podium of the series, putting down a solid 92.4 on his first run. Unfortunately, Mack’s two podium finishes this weekend left him just outside the three Olympic qualifying spots. Chas Guldemond, on the other hand, who had an unusually difficult time making clean runs during this final qualifier, had already accumulated enough points to make the U.S. Olympic team and will compete in the inaugural Olympic slopestyle snowboard event in Sochi.
5 minutes ago: @ontarioskings What flavor did you have today? see full story
19 minutes ago: .@RyanNyquist getting a feel for Austin! @XGames details at http://t.co/kGZbcpZ9xn./ http://t.co/1TpJmCZyL7 see full story
20 minutes ago: Ryan Nyquist getting a feel for Austin! X Games details at http://xgamesaustin.com. see full story
4 hours ago: The site is set. Here we go with the 2014 #wake season! Follow @thekingofwake for live updates! #WakeGames @amberwing http://t.co/LgAJpNpHPS see full story
4 hours ago: The site is set. Here we go with the 2014 King of Wake season! #WakeGames Amber Wing see full story
21 hours ago: What are YOU driving home? #DailyGrind @dylankracing http://t.co/MTMFDbG6cj see full story
21 hours ago: What are YOU driving home? #DailyGrind Dylan Kwasniewski Racing see full story
23 hours ago: Thanks to @beauknows for taking over for a bit! Enjoy the party, Baltimore! @blessthefall #AskBTF see full story
23 hours ago: wow…was that an hour already!?!? Thanks so much for all your questions and supporting our band. It's time to rock Baltimore!! <3 BTF see full story
1 day ago: You can count on Ben Horan to put it all on the line. Click here to see his rider profile: http://bit.ly/QFJeFL The Wakeskate Tour see full story
1 day ago: Our #RockstarEnergyModels showing us how they get through #HumpDay. #PureZero see full story
2 days ago: Searching for #MotherNature's embrace this #EarthDay. Bede Durbidge see full story