Tagged: snowboarding

Two medals for Norway in Winter X Games

Silje Norendal and Ståle Sandbech each earn a medal for Norway in the snow-boarding slopestyle competition in Aspen Molly Jones Norwegian American Weekly The Winter X Games XIX presented the best of the world’s...

Snowboard World Cup at Tryvann in 2012

Unanimous yes in Barcelona Saturday: Oslo is the World Championships in 2012 – provided that the Ministry of Environment approves the development of the Oslo Winter Park. Snowboard Federation might rejoice in Barcelona Saturday:...

Snowboard vs Lausdans

Lausdans is the Norwegian acrobatic traditional dance recently made famous by FRIKAR dance company It has 2000 years old roots, and in this film The Oakley Arctic Challenge compare the explosive and playful dance...

Norwegian Retains U.S. Slopestyle Title

  STRATTON, Vt. — After competing in the slopestyle finals at the United States Open Snowboarding Championships, the women who finished in the top three spots Sunday engaged in another competition at the awards...

Arctic Challenge Countdown

Terje looking to break his 9.8 meter world record air. The world’s best transition riders have converged in Oslo, Norway, to participate in the 10th anniversary of the Oakley Arctic Challenge, Terje Haakonsen’s legendary,...

Terje Håkonsen earns Best Trick honors in NYC

On Thursday, Feb. 5 snowboarding icon Terje Håkonsen (34) from Vinje, Norway competed in the Red Bull Snowboarding contest in New York City. He was one of the 16 best snowboarders in the world, who were flying on the...