Articles Tagged: females

Wanderlust Trailer: Roxy

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Wanderlust Trailer: Roxy

Roxy and Peepshow have collaborated on a new project titled Wanderlust. If you want to see Torah Bright soar above the Park City pipe, Corinne Pasela, Joanie Robichaud and Danyale Patterson cruise the jib scene of Quebec, Robin Van Gyn schussing the steeps of Brandywine, BC and Erin Comstock, Ty Walker and Kjersti Buass spinning every which way in the park then Wanderlust will surely provide that fix.

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P.S…. One More For the Road

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P.S…. One More For the Road

Hana Beaman just dropped "One More For The Road" as her last episode of this winter's P.S. series. Despite the adverse snow conditions this season these ladies seemed to still manage to have a damn good time. Click play to watch some of their highlights from this year.

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Ms Superpark 2012: Day 4 Photos & Recap

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Ms Superpark 2012: Day 4 Photos & Recap

Recap: Laura Austin
Captions: Pat Bridges

After a diagonal downpour of rain, Thursday turned into a weather day… pushing back our last day of Ms Superpark presented by Gatorade at Squaw Valley. Thankfully our luck turned around with nothing but sunshine on Friday. Some of the riders had already left, not planning on needing the extra day, but the ones who stuck around definitely made the most out of the last day on hill.

With better conditions and visibility more of the ladies were inclined to hit the gap over the stairset that had been built on Wednesday. Desiree Melancon, Bryn Valaika, and Erin Comstock all had some good looking methods over the gap. Kelly Underwood and Desiree had a double line with Kelly getting a solid front board on the down rail while Desiree aired over her. Then Erin Comstock, Hana Beaman, and Colleen Quigley pulled off a triple line with Colleen airing over Erin and Hana while they were on the stair set.

While all that was going on over at the rail section, a few of the ladies took to the jump line. Iris Lazzareschi happened to make an appearance on this final day and looked like she had been sessioning the park all week, throwing front 5’s and 7’s. Erin Comstock had her bases covered with fluid switch back 1’s and front 3’s and 5’s. Isabel Derungs and Sarka Pancochova also threw some back 7’s into the mix.

Considering the interesting snow year and variable conditions throughout the week the ladies of Ms. Superpark definitely made the most out of what was put in front of them. Getting creative with the features by hitting them in ways they weren’t meant to be hit and many of the girls riding from early morning into sunset sessions. One girl however really proved herself over the past week earning herself the Ms. Superpark Standout and Gatorade “Driven From Within” award. Kjersti Buaas sessioned all the sections of the park, many times guinea pigging the features, consistently rode well, and stayed on hill from first to last chair… making her the obvious choice for the award selected by the SNOWBOARDER Magazine staff.

Big thanks to Gatorade, Squaw Valley, Jess Richitelli, Mike Bettera and the SPT park crew, and all the ladies for putting in a solid four days of riding. Until next year, and stay tuned for coverage from Men’s Superpark coming to you next week.

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Ms Superpark 2012: Day 2 Photos & Recap

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Ms Superpark 2012: Day 2 Photos & Recap

Words: Laura Austin
Captions: Pat Bridges

After getting kicked off the hill early Monday due to an approaching lightning storm the ladies of Ms. Superpark presented by Gatorade at Squaw Valley were hungry to get things going on Tuesday. The morning looked a little ominous with dark clouds hanging over the mountain, but they cleared up mid morning making way for a very productive day on hill.

With a day under their belt the ladies had a better feel for the park, making use of all the features SPT had put in front of them. There was a long session over on the rail/wallride section. Some of the standouts included Kelly Underwood with lines through the whole setup, Madison Blackley, Mary Rand, Danyale Patterson, Marie Hucal with a good looking handplant, Raelynd Tarnove with a lipside 270 out on the down bar, Alexa McCarty, and Ruki Furihata. One of the highlights on the butter pad at the bottom of the park was Sina Candrian with a front 1 on to a cab 5 off.

Towards the end of the day some of the girls got creative on the first jump, transferring off the lip to the transition on the side. The standouts included Kjersti Buaas with a front 3 stale transfer and Desiree with a front 1 transfer, and Elena Hight also threw a good looking method into the mix.

Around 5:30 we picked a select few ladies who we thought were riding well on the jumps to stick around for a sunset session on the jump line. According to Spencer O’Brien who has been riding really well the past few days, “The highlight of today was probably the night shoot, we had a good crew of girls riding. Stefi Luxton, who is an am and an awesome little rider, did her first front 7 which was sick, and Kimmy Fasani’s cork 7’s were awesome.” At about 7:30 we called it due to the lack of light and tired legs. It was an incredibly productive second day of Ms. Superpark. We'll see what else is in store for the next two days at Squaw Valley.

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Miss Mountain High 2012

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Miss Mountain High 2012

Words & Photos: John Racine

From big ollies and pond skimming, to frozen t-shirts and bikinis, it's without question this year’s Spring-a-ma-Jig at Mt. High was a huge success. The crowd made a hell of a lot of noise for 2012’s Miss Mountain High Madison Woods. Check out the April Fool's Day madness above.

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P.S…Colorado, Land of White Gold

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P.S…Colorado, Land of White Gold

Hana Beaman and Robin Van Gyn are quite the duo. In the latest episode of Hana's "P.S." series the two escape the the sunless skies of the Northwest and trade them for bluebird days in Silverton, CO. Not a bad trade, especially when there is a fluffy white powder bonus. Pretty epic music selection in this episode as well. Stay tuned for more.

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P.S….It’s Legendary: Baker Banked Slalom

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P.S….It’s Legendary: Baker Banked Slalom

The Baker Banked slalom happened a while ago, but that doesn't matter, it's legendary. We could see an edit years later and still be stoked. Bringing some of the greatest people in snowboarding together, Hana Beaman and crew ventured up to Baker to take part in the 27th annual Banked Slalom despite the run in with the law. See what the hype is all about in Hana's latest P.S. episode.

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P.S…We Love Trees

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P.S…We Love Trees

We’re not sure why this latest P.S. Webisode is called “We Love Trees” but we do know that Hana Beaman, Robin van Gyn, Annie Boulanger, Leanne Pelosi, Claudia Avon and token dude David Melancon are still getting after it in the B.C. Backcountry.

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P.S. Everyone Loves Photo Shoots

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P.S. Everyone Loves Photo Shoots

The boardin’ babes of the PS Webisode series are back and this time they check in from Rossland, BC’s Red Mountain. After seeing Megan Ginter and Hana Beaman shralp the Kootenay’s they might as well change the name of the place to Shred Mountain. Of course all this comes after a few requisite lifestyle snaps to keep the sponsors stoked.

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