March 2013

2nd day of Xgames Training

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So despite what I predicted in my last post, the weather actually cleared and training today was epic. It was bluebird and super soft from all the fresh snow which I would soon be thankful for. I’ll get to that later. Training went reasonably well for me. I figured out a run that I am… Read more »

European Xgames

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So the first day of training is done and dusted and I am pretty sure no one, including snowboarders, achieved anything. Arriving in Tigne Laura and I were told that over the next two days we were expected to receive 40cm of fresh snow. It has definitely arrived. It was snowing so hard yesterday with… Read more »

Bluebird in Laax

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I woke up today to bluebird weather and was immediately stoked and wanted to get up to the mountain as fast as I could. I met up with Boen Ferguson on the base of the mountain and headed straight to the park. Only to find the takeoffs of the jumps were sheet ice and the… Read more »

Another day at Laax

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Unfortunately for us today, we weren’t as lucky with the weather as we were yesterday. It was blowing a gale and the fog was in and out all day. Which meant we were unable to get any half decent shots. Looks like tomorrow is going to be just as bad if not worse and my… Read more »

LAAX, IM BACK

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So after the world champs I started to figure out what I was going to to for the week before European Xgames and I decided on heading back to Laax Switzerland to do some skiing. The trip back from Norway was relatively easy apart from the airlines loosing Laura’s bag along the way. Since the… Read more »