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Amber Wing is kickin’ arse and takin’ names. Oakley Women’s Wake Star continued her rampage through the Tour on her quest for another Queen of Wake Title, plowing through a talented field at PWT Stop Number Three in Colorado Spring, Colorado. As the raging winds died down and sunlight broke through, fans flocked to the shoreline to watch Amber and fellow Oakley riders throw down through multiple divisions.
Making History: Simon Dumont Named to First-Ever U.S. Freeskiing Olympic Halfpipe Team, Instrumental In Brand Building
Simon Dumont is literally making U.S. Olympic Team history. On the heels of a landmark decision by the International Olympic Committee to include the sport of Halfpipe Skiing to the 2014 Olympic Winter Games, Oakley’s Freeski Star and X Games Gold Medalist has officially been invited to train as a member of the first-ever U.S. Freeskiing Pro Halfpipe Team. But his involvement in the sport’s breakthrough isn’t limited to throwing down in the pipe. Simon was instrumental in the development of the newly created U.S. Freeskiing Brand.
If you still don’t know Jake Blauvelt, get to know him now. Oakley’s standout Snowboard Star – who made waves with a breathtaking season of Blauvelt’s Backcountry on FUEL TV – is dropping Episode 22 of Jake Blauvelt Naturally on Transworld Snowboarding’s website. The full episode can be seen starting tomorrow on this very page (below). Until then, you can watch it on Transworld’s site.