Recent Action Sports News
If it wasn’t the winning SuperPipe run at Winter X Games 15 that sent electric currents through the icy air, it was Kevin Pearce. Oakley’s recovering Snowboard Star, who sustained major injuries during an accident in December 2009 while training for the Winter Olympics, appeared at Winter X at the bottom of the Pipe – stoking cheers from the inspired snow fans in the crowd.
You know you missed Nate Yeomans. So did we. Oakley’s team ripper hasn’t been highlighted in a video on this page for quite some time, so it’s only appropriate that we hit you upside the hit with two recent ones: One at Snapper and one that has Nate exposing the “Two Faces of Pipeline” on the North Shore.
Episode 8 focus: The Chicken Jam. Our ripper Chanelle Sladics and the “One Life” crew of Snow rippers dropped Webisode 8 of their vibrant series this month. As always, beautiful shreddage and a peek at life as a female pro snowboarder. The collection of beauties hit the final event of the season at Mammoth Lakes, Calif., the Roxy Chicken Jam. Due to heavy snowfall and an airport closing, the crew decided to make it a full on road trip – followed up by some rippage and some fun at night with Kellen Malloy (singer/songwriter/DJ) and more.