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March 2010

  • Mikkel Bang Wins US Open Slopestyle

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    Posted over 4 years ago by Matty Swanson

    Oakley’s Mikkel Bang rolled into VT off his 3rd place podium at The Oakley Arctic Challenge Slopestyle and owned the course. He won his first US Open slopestyle with style and precision after taking the lead in his first of three runs. And then followed up that first place score with an even better run that scored a US Open Slopestyle record 98.00. His run included a Cab 1080, into a switch backside 1260 Indy and finished with a frontside 1080 on the jumps. With an additional 3 rail features in his run Mikkel flowed with style and progressive riding, it was a race for 2nd and 3rd all day for the rest of the riders.

  • Oakley Scores Two Podium Spots at TAC 2010

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    Posted over 4 years ago by Matt Murray

    In one of the most heated slopestyle contests of the year, Norway’s two homegrown talents Torstein Horgmo and Mikkel Bang took second and third at the 2010 Oakley Arctic Challenge. The day started off slowly as the milky skies of Oslo began to open up as the crowd poured into the arena.

  • TAC 2010 Qualifiers In The Bag

    TAC 2010 - Friday Quaifiers

    Posted over 4 years ago by Matt Murray

    Well the first days of TAC are as they say, “in the bag.” The field has been widdled down to just 20 riders for today’s semifinal action. Some top heavy hitters did not make the cut due to injuries, but for the most part the top slopestyle riders in the world moved on.