Brace Yourself: Oakley & Shaun White Air + Style Beijing to Deliver World-Class Snowboarding Spectacle to the Heart of China
The best Snowboarders on the planet smashed their way into China with style in 2010. But this year, they’re going even bigger…inside the largest steel structure standing on Earth. Oakley & Shaun White Air + Style Beijing is dropping into the heart of the Far East for its second year – spearheading the snowboarding industry’s push into the potential-rich nation with the immense buzz, pageantry, music/entertainment spectacle and truly world class riding expected of an international Oakley sports event.
The Oakley Men’s snowboard team stomped their way to victory today at Cadrona Resort in New Zealand at the Burton Global Open Series kick off event. Sweeping the podium with a 1,2,3 order in the finals of the Slopestyle course. With this being the first major contest of the year most riders are getting warmed up for the upcoming winter. But that was not the case today, as all the riders knew it was anyone game and the rider with the most progressive tricks would win.