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Sean Pettit was barely short of the victory last year. But this year, Oakley’s Canadian Ski Star made sure that the backcountry in Vars was thoroughly slain with a double cliff drop at the top of his run, before hitting one of the ten shaped kickers on the course to spin a technical cork 7 – and finishing with a huge 360 off a natural feature. The result was a resounding victory at the third edition of Red Bull Linecatcher and Sean’s new coronation.
What do you get when you put celebrities and Oakley together in Park City, Utah? Major shreddage. Sundance Film Festival style. The Big O invaded the snowy town late January with a sick setup at the Downstairs venue on Main St. (Owned by That 70’s show star Danny Masterson) – bringing together a vibrant collection of personalities from Hollywood, the music world and action sports for yet another edition of O’s ‘Learn to Ride’ event. And it was definitely a party.
Oakley athletes could be found competing in everything from Alpine skiing to Supercross and Winter X Games in January. Check out this gallery to see some of their finer moments caught on film.