Women Articles by Date

January 2014

  • Women's Snowboarding Icon Gretchen Bleiler to Retire From Competition

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    Posted 6 months ago by Elishia Matta

    Pay close attention to the finals of women’s snowboard Superpipe at X Games on Saturday evening. You’ll see the future of the sport in the likes of Chloe Kim and Arielle Gold. You’ll also see one of the most influential women the sport has ever known. She’s introduced new tricks. She’s won five X Games medals. She has an Olympic medal. And on Saturday evening, Gretchen Bleiler will drop into the X Games Superpipe for the final time.

  • Oakley Snow Team Heads to Winter X Games, Final Warm Up for Sochi Olympics

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    Posted 6 months ago by Chasen Marshall

    The stakes are always high at X Games. At this event above all other, the Action Sports community is on lookout for the newest tricks from the biggest names, and even, from those names who aren’t yet as familiar. The next big thing is always just a run away.

  • Road to Sochi: Team Oakley Athlete of the Week – Grete Eliassen

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    Posted 6 months ago by Chasen Marshall

    Though the six-time X Games medalist has devoted most of the past couple years to riding in the backcountry and filming, with Slopestyle on the Olympic schedule, Grete Eliassen has realigned her sights and is aiming to secure a spot on the US Team for Sochi.